Lada Family History

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Lada Name Meaning

Polish (also Lada) and Czech (Moravian): from a pet form of the personal name Lada, a short form of Polish Wladyslaw, Ladyslaw, or Czech (V)ladislav (see Laszlo). Czech: topographic name from lada ‘heath’. Hungarian (Láda): metonymic occupational name for a joiner, from Hungarian láda ‘box’, from Middle High German lade ‘box’, ‘coffin’. Hungarian: from Lad(a) a short form of the personal name Ladomér, a Hungarian form of Slavic Vladimir.

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

Similar surnames: Ladas, Landa, Rada, Sada, Lade, Kara, Seda, Lady, Lama, Lapa

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Lada Family Origin

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Lada Family Occupations

What did your Lada ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lada family was Clerk Store. The most common Lada occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lada's were Farmers. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lada.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Clerk Store


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Lada Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lada. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lada 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 Lada. 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 819 military records available for the last name Lada. For the veterans among your Lada ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lada Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lada in 1944 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

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