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Spalla Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from spalla ‘shoulder(blade)’, hence a nickname for someone with a deformity or peculiarity of the shoulder, or in some cases a topographic name for someone living by a hillock named with this word in this transferred sense.

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


Similar surnames: Palla, Stella, Pallas, Sulla, Spagna, Spatola, Palma, Spada, Pala

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Spalla Family Origin

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Spalla Family Occupations

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Spalla Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Spalla Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Spalla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Spalla in 1961 was 56, and 76 in 2004.

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