Bulla Name Meaning

Italian (southern): from bulla ‘bubble’, a regional variant of bolla; either a habitational name from any of several minor places with hot springs that have names derived from this word, or a nickname for a person with a skin complaint causing bubble- or blister-like swellings.

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


Similar surnames: Bolla, Sulla, Mula, Bull, Bella, Balla, Bello, Palla, Belle, Billy

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Bulla Family Origin

Where is the Bulla family from?

SHOW MORE

Bulla Family Occupations

What did your Bulla ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bulla ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    39%
  • Physician

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Lawyer

    5%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Bulla occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Bulla's were Farmers. Farmer, Physician and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bulla. A less common occupation for the Bulla family was Lawyer.

Source: Census data for Bulla | Data not to scale

Bulla Historical Records

What Bulla family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bulla ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Bulla

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Bulla Life Expectancy

What is the average Bulla lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bulla ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Bulla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bulla in 1947 was 56, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bulla

Famous Bulla Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Look up another name