Golia Family History

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Golia Name Meaning

Italian: from the Biblical personal name Golia ‘Goliath’, a nickname for a very large man. Altered spelling of Slovenian Golja, topographic name derived from gol ‘treeless’ or goljava ‘barren land’.

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


Similar surnames: Golias, Gola, Gole, Golba, Golda, Golla, Oliva, Golin, Milia, Goglia

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Golia Family Origin

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Golia Family Occupations

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Golia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Golia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Golia 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 Golia. 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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Golia Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Golia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Golia in 1959 was 40, and 89 in 2004.

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