Quesnel Family History

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Quesnel Name Meaning

French: topographic name from a diminutive of Norman, Picard quesne ‘oak tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Pesnell, Quesnell, Jessel, Fehnel, Musel, Kessel, Kiesel, Gressel

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Quesnel Family Origin

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Quesnel Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Steam Boat Man

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

In 1880, Barber, Keeping House and Steam Boat Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quesnel. The most common Quesnel occupation in the USA was Barber. 25% of Quesnel's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Quesnel family was Tailor.

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Quesnel Historical Records

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Quesnel Life Expectancy

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