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Colella Name Meaning

Italian: from a diminutive of the personal name Cola, a short form of Nicola, Italian equivalent of Nicholas.

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


Similar surnames: Corella, Colla, Corelli, Comella, Covello, Coletta, Nicolella

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Colella Family Origin

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Colella Family Occupations

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Colella Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Colella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Colella 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 Colella. 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 Card

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

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Colella Life Expectancy

What is the average Colella lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Colella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Colella in 1945 was 63, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colella 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.

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