Puglia Family History

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Puglia Name Meaning

Italian: regional name for someone from Apulia (Italian Puglia) in southeastern Italy.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Pugliano, Paglia, Muglia, Moglia, Neglia, Treglia, Pulley, Elia

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Puglia Family Origin

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Puglia Family Occupations

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Puglia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Puglia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Puglia census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Puglia. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 825 military records available for the last name Puglia. For the veterans among your Puglia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Puglia Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Puglia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Puglia in 1955 was 44, and 67 in 2004.

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