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Campanella Name Meaning

Italian: from a diminutive of campana ‘bell’, applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of small bells or handbells, or as a means of distinguishing one branch or member of a family called Campana from another.

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


Similar surnames: Campana, Capella, Caldarella, Capparelli, Carabello, Campitelli

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Where is the Campanella family from?

You can see how Campanella families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Campanella family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Campanella families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 5 Campanella families living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Campanella's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Campanella families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Campanella surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Campanella ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Campanella. .

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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 1921

  • Labourer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Campanella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Campanella 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Campanella. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Campanella. For the veterans among your Campanella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Campanella lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Campanella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Campanella in 1952 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

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