Tella Name Meaning

Indian (Andhra Pradesh): Hindu name meaning ‘white’ in Telugu. Aragonese and Galician: probably a habitational name from places in Uesca (Aragon) or A Coruña (Galicia) called Tella, possibly from tella ‘(roof) tile’ (Latin tegula). Italian: from Tella, a feminine form of Tello (see also La Tella).

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

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Tella Family Origin

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Tella Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    67%
  • Milliner

    33%

In 1880, Carpenter and Milliner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tella. The most common Tella occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 67% of Tella's were Carpenters.

Source: Census data for Tella | Data not to scale

Tella Historical Records

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Tella Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Tella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Tella in 1943 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tella

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