Questa Family History

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Questa Name 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: Cuesta, Testa, Wuest, Cresta, Festa, Guest, Kresta, Nesta, Huerta

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Questa Family Origin

Where is the Questa family from?

Questa Family Occupations

What did your Questa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Questa occupation in the USA was Gardner. 14% of Questa's were Gardners. Gardner, Mechanical Dentist and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Questa. A less common occupation for the Questa family was Salesman In Store.

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  • Gardner

  • Mechanical Dentist

  • Miner

  • Salesman In Store


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

Questa Historical Records

What Questa family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 625 census records available for the last name Questa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Questa census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Questa

Passenger List

There are 245 immigration records available for the last name Questa. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 142 military records available for the last name Questa. For the veterans among your Questa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Questa Life Expectancy

What is the average Questa lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2001, in the United States, Questa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Questa in 1962 was 69, and 81 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Questa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Questa ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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