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Hla Family History

Hla Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Hua, Ha, Ola, Pla, Hlad, Hula, La, Ala, Ela, Lu

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Where is the Hla family from?

You can see how Hla families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hla family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1901 and 1920. The most Hla families were found in USA in 1920, and Scotland in 1901. In 1901 there was 1 Hla family living in Dumbartonshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Hla's in Scotland. Dumbartonshire had the highest population of Hla families in 1901.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hla surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hla ancestors do for a living?

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

What Hla family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 213 census records available for the last name Hla. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hla 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 296 immigration records available for the last name Hla. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 99 military records available for the last name Hla. For the veterans among your Hla ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hla lifespan?

Between 1987 and 2004, in the United States, Hla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hla in 1987 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

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