Gola Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name from gola ‘mountain hollow’, ‘cavity’. Italian: variant of Cola. Polish: nickname from goly ‘naked’, ‘bare’, ‘bald’. Polish: topographic name gola ‘heath’, ‘moor’, ‘place without trees’. Indian (Himachal Pradesh, U. P.): Hindu (Prajapati) name of unknown meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Gole, Golla, Gala, Gora, Goya, Goda, Sola, Golda, Pola, Golia

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Gola Family Origin

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Gola Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farms

    20%
  • Music Teacher

    20%

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In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gola. A less common occupation for the Gola family was Music Teacher. The most common Gola occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 20% of Gola's were Carpenters.

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Between 1956 and 2004, Gola life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Gola in 1956 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gola

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