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Filosa Name Meaning

Southern Italian: probably an occupational nickname for a fisherman, from Sicilian filuòsa ‘fishing net’.

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


Similar surnames: Celona, Fish, Zisa, Fila, Flora, Files, Fiola, Nicosia, Finks, Filter

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Filosa Family Origin

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Filosa Family Occupations

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Filosa Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Filosa Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Filosa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Filosa in 1960 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

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