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Lilla Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Lillard. Italian: from a feminine form of the personal name Lillo; alternatively, from a reduced form of a female personal name such as Angelilla (from Angela), or a short form of Camilla.

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

Similar surnames: Lilly, Gill, Lalla, Milla, Lella, Lillo, Lello, Lipka, Villa, Milia

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Where is the Lilla family from?

You can see how Lilla families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lilla family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Lilla families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 3 Lilla families living in Saskatchewan. This was about 33% of all the recorded Lilla's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Lilla families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lilla surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lilla ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Bookkeeper was the top reported job for people in the CA named Lilla. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Bookkeeper
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lilla. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lilla census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 618 immigration records available for the last name Lilla. 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 Cards

There are 529 military records available for the last name Lilla. For the veterans among your Lilla ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lilla lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Lilla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lilla in 1948 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

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