De Paula Family History

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De Paula Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Paola, the Italian birthplace of Saint Francis of Paola (Spanish San Francisco de Paula). Italian: variant of De Paola.

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

Similar surnames: De Paola, De Paulo, Paula, De Pena, De Paz, Di Paola, De Pauw

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De Paula Family Origin

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De Paula Family Occupations

What did your De Paula ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Beerseller and Iron Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by De Paula. The most common De Paula occupation in the UK was Beerseller. 33% of De Paula's were Beersellers. A less common occupation for the De Paula family was Solicitor In Practice.

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  • Beerseller

  • Iron Merchant

  • Solicitor In Practice


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De Paula Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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De Paula Life Expectancy

What is the average De Paula lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2003, in the United States, De Paula life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for De Paula in 1969 was 39, and 47 in 2003.

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