Pola Family History

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Pola Name Meaning

Asturian-Leonese: habitational name from any of the places named Pola or La Pola in Asturies, from a variant of puebla ‘settlement’ (Latin popula). Catalan: habitational name from any of the places named Pola, La Pola, or Santa Pola in Catalonia, Valencia, and the Balearic Islands, or from the female personal name Pola (Latin Paula). Italian: habitational name from the city of Pola in Istria (Croatia), Croatian name Pula.

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

Similar surnames: Mola, Posa, Poma, Pala, Pol, Zola, Pla, Sola, Paola, Sol

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Pola Family Origin

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Pola Family Occupations

What did your Pola ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pola family was Keeping House. At Home, Butcher and Importer Of Produce were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pola. The most common Pola occupation in the USA was At Home. 20% of Pola's were At Homes.

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  • At Home

  • Butcher

  • Importer Of Produce

  • Keeping House


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pola ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Pola Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Pola. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pola 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 Pola. 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 346 military records available for the last name Pola. For the veterans among your Pola ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pola Life Expectancy

What is the average Pola lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Pola life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Pola in 1952 was 64, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pola

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pola 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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