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Villela Name Meaning

Portuguese and Spanish: habitational name, an old spelling of Vilela, from any of several places in Portugal and Spain so named, from a diminutive of vila ‘(outlying) farm’, ‘(dependent) settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Villella, Villalba, Villa, Villena, Villers, Villalta, Villere

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Villela Family Origin

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Villela Family Occupations

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Villela Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Villela Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Villela life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Villela in 1945 was 24, and 34 in 2004.

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