Hallas Family History

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Hallas Name Meaning

Greek: probably from Turkish halâs ‘exemption’, a status name for someone who was exempt from payment of rent or taxes. English (Yorkshire): variant of Hollows. Possibly an altered spelling of Czech Halas, a nickname for a noisy person, from halas ‘uproar’, from halasit ‘to be noisy’.

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

Similar surnames: Pallas, Halas, Fallas, Ballas, Hallam, Kallas, Dallas, Gallas, Sallas

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Hallas Family Origin

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Hallas Family Occupations

What did your Hallas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Coal Miner, Farmer and Tool Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hallas. A less common occupation for the Hallas family was Works In Carpet Factory. The most common Hallas occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 13% of Hallas's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • Tool Maker

  • Works In Carpet Factory


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Hallas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Hallas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hallas 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hallas. 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 Hallas. For the veterans among your Hallas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hallas Life Expectancy

What is the average Hallas lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hallas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hallas in 1954 was 35, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hallas ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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