Minella Family History

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Minella Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from a pet form of the female personal name Mina, a short form of Guglielmina, Giacomina, etc.

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

Similar surnames: Minelli, Mainella, Manella, Rinella, Vanella, Masella, Mennella

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Minella Family Origin

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Minella Family Occupations

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Minella Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Minella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Minella 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 481 immigration records available for the last name Minella. 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 277 military records available for the last name Minella. For the veterans among your Minella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Minella Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Minella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Minella in 1963 was 53, and 62 in 2004.

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