The Avila surname is a Portuguese and Galician name from Davila, meaning "from a town or village."
Early Origins of the Avila family
The surname Avila was first found in the Spanish town of Avila.
Important Dates for the Avila family
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Avila Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: D'Avilla, Da Villa, D'Avila, Devilla, Davilla, De Villa, Avila, Avilla, Villa and many more.
Early Notables of the Avila family (pre 1700)
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Avila migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Avila Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Avila Settlers in United States in the 16th Century