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Colonna Name Meaning

Southern Italian: topographic name from colonna ‘column’ (from Latin columna).

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


Similar surnames: Celona, Coronel, Corona, Caronna, Colona, Colla, Bologna, Colone

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Colonna Family Origin

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Colonna Family Occupations

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In 1880, Clergyman, Farmer and Journeyman Machinest were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colonna. A less common occupation for the Colonna family was Owner Marine Railway. The most common Colonna occupation in the USA was Clergyman. 25% of Colonna's were Clergymans.

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  • Clergyman

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Journeyman Machinest

    25%
  • Owner Marine Railway

    25%

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Colonna Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Colonna Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Colonna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Colonna in 1949 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colonna 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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