Trela Family History

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Trela Name Meaning

topographic name from trel ‘place in the forest where felled timber lies’; perhaps also a metonymic occupational name for a lumberjack. nickname from trel ‘trill’.

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

Similar surnames: Treglia, Tena, Tuel, Grell, Truell, Rella, Torell, Troia, Barela

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Trela Family Origin

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Trela Family Occupations

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Trela Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Trela Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Trela life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Trela in 1957 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

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