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Valli Name Meaning

Italian: variant (plural) of Valle or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Valli del Pasubio or Valli dei Signori. Greek: see Vallis. Hungarian (Válli): habitational name for someone from Vál in Fehér county or Vály in Gömör county, now in Slovakia. Finnish: see Walli.

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


Similar surnames: Valle, Vallin, Valla, Walli, Ballin, Valls, Valles, Galli, Mallo

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Where is the Valli family from?

You can see how Valli families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Valli family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Valli families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Valli families living in New York. This was about 71% of all the recorded Valli's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Valli families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Valli surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Valli ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Valli. 37% of Valli men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Valli women worked as a Cigar Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Valli were Labor and Clerk.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    37%
  • Farm Laborer
    13%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Labor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cigar Maker
    20%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Maid
    20%
  • Clerk
    20%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Valli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Valli census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Valli. 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 Cards

There are 596 military records available for the last name Valli. For the veterans among your Valli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Valli lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Valli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Valli in 1953 was 43, and 88 in 2004.

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