Palese Family History

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Palese Name Meaning

Italian: possibly a habitational name from Palese in Bari province.

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

Similar surnames: Pavese, Scalese, Lanese, Farese, Paley, Vallese, Palace, Parise

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Palese Family Origin

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Palese Family Occupations

What did your Palese ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Palese. 37% of Palese men worked as a Laborer and 28% of Palese women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Palese were Salesman and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Attendant
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Operator
  • Machine Operator
  • Laborer

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

Palese Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Palese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Palese 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 402 immigration records available for the last name Palese. 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 507 military records available for the last name Palese. For the veterans among your Palese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Palese Life Expectancy

What is the average Palese lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Palese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Palese in 1952 was 55, and 71 in 2004.

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