Cella Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from any of numerous minor places called Cella or Celle (from cella ‘cell’), because they were once the locations of hermits’ cells.

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


Similar surnames: Tella, Colla, Bella, Calla, Pella, Ceja, Cuellar, Cea, Rella, Sella

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Cella Family Origin

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Cella Family Occupations

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  • Saloon Keeper

    8%
  • Confectioner

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Fruit Dealer

    4%

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In 1880, Saloon Keeper, Confectioner and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cella. The most common Cella occupation in the USA was Saloon Keeper. 8% of Cella's were Saloon Keepers. A less common occupation for the Cella family was Fruit Dealer.

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Cella Historical Records

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Cella Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Cella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cella in 1955 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cella

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