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Fallas Family History

Fallas Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): variant spelling of Fallis. Spanish: probably nickname from the plural of Falla. . Jewish (Sephardic): borrowing of the Spanish surname.

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


Similar surnames: Hallas, Pallas, Dallas, Falla, Ballas, Falls, Salas, Gallas, Fallaw

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Where is the Fallas family from?

You can see how Fallas families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fallas family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Fallas families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 19 Fallas families living in Ontario. This was about 73% of all the recorded Fallas's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Fallas families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fallas surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fallas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fallas. 25% of Fallas men worked as a Salesman and 30% of Fallas women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fallas were Plumber and Housekeeper.

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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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    25%
  • Woodcutter
    25%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Plumber
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    30%
  • Maid
    30%
  • Salesgirl
    20%
  • Housekeeper
    20%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Fallas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fallas 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 837 immigration records available for the last name Fallas. 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 305 military records available for the last name Fallas. For the veterans among your Fallas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Fallas lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Fallas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fallas in 1965 was 67, and 93 in 2004.

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