Silla Family History

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Silla Name Meaning

Italian: possibly a hypercorrected spelling of Scilla, a habitational name from a place so called in Reggio Calabria.

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


Similar surnames: Sulla, Villa, Pilla, Silva, Soll, Calla, Lilly, Sella, Billy, Tilly

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Silla Family Origin

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Silla Family Occupations

What did your Silla ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Silla occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 50% of Silla's were Shoemakers. Shoemaker and Works In Ax Shop were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Silla.

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  • Shoemaker

    50%
  • Works In Ax Shop

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Silla ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Silla Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Silla. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silla 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Silla. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Silla. For the veterans among your Silla ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silla Life Expectancy

What is the average Silla lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2002, in the United States, Silla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Silla in 1952 was 54, and 77 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silla

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silla ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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