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Patella Surname Meaning

Italian:: possibly from patella ‘limpet’ used for someone who collected shell fish or for a tenacious or withdrawn person. from a variant of padella ‘porringer frying pan’ used for someone who made sold or used such items or for someone thought to resemble one in some way.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Parella, Palla, Abella, Capella, Stella, Tavella, Padilla, Pella

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Where is the Patella family from?

You can see how Patella families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Patella family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Patella families were found in USA in 1920. In 1841 there were 3 Patella families living in Angus. This was about 60% of all the recorded Patella's in Scotland. Angus had the highest population of Patella families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Patella surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Patella ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Patella. 100% of Patella women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Patella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Patella 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 767 immigration records available for the last name Patella. 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 469 military records available for the last name Patella. For the veterans among your Patella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Patella lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Patella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Patella in 1964 was 73, and 89 in 2004.

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