Tavella Family History

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Tavella Name Meaning

Italian: from Neapolitan or Old Italian tavella ‘board’, ‘plank’, ‘slab’ (from Latin tabella), presumably a nickname for someone who was tall and thin, or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a woodworker.

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


Similar surnames: Capella, Avella, Patella, Vanella, Manella, Tavel, Abella, Tella

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Tavella Family Origin

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Tavella Family Occupations

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Tavella Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tavella Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Tavella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Tavella in 1962 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

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