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Seppala Name Meaning

Finnish (Seppälä): topographic name, found chiefly in western Finland, for someone who was a smith or lived at the house of a smith, from seppä ‘blacksmith’ + the local suffix -la.

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


Similar surnames: Sippola, Seppanen, Perala, Nevala, Zappala, Spalla, De Palo, Sebald

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Seppala Family Origin

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Seppala Family Occupations

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Seppala Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Seppala. For the veterans among your Seppala ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seppala Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2003, in the United States, Seppala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Seppala in 1950 was 65, and 77 in 2003.

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