Questell Family History

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Questell 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: Austell, Quesnell, Estell, Gesell, Castell, Russell, Guastella

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Questell Family Origin

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Questell Family Occupations

What did your Questell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Questell occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 100% of Questell's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith


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

Questell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 564 census records available for the last name Questell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Questell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 105 immigration records available for the last name Questell. 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 126 military records available for the last name Questell. For the veterans among your Questell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Questell Life Expectancy

What is the average Questell lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Questell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Questell in 1965 was 74, and 88 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Questell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Questell 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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