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Qualey Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Quealy. Americanized or variant spelling of Norwegian Kvaløy, a habitational name from any of some ten farmsteads so named, from kval ‘whale’ + øy ‘island’ (Old Norse Hvaley).

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

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Qualey Family Origin

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Qualey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • In Soap Manu.

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Qualey family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and In Soap Manu. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Qualey. The most common Qualey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Qualey's were Farmers.

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Qualey Life Expectancy

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