Guell Family History

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Guell Name Meaning

German (Güll): from the personal name Aegilius. South German and Swiss German: topographic name from Middle High German gülle ‘(swampy) puddle’. Catalan (Güell): habitational name from any of the places named Güell, in particular in Girona and Lleida provinces, Catalonia, named with Latin vadellum ‘little ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Quell, Gell, Grell, Grill, Dell, Knell, Gill, Hell, Gull, Groll

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Guell Family Origin

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Guell Family Occupations

What did your Guell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cashier Wages Clerk and Domestic Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Guell. 50% of Guell men worked as a Cashier Wages Clerk and 34% of Guell women worked as a Domestic Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Guell were House Painter and Managing Clerk book keeper Grocery prorrsions Shop

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cashier Wages Clerk
    50%
  • House Painter
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Worker
    34%
  • Charing
    17%
  • Laundry Hand
    17%
  • Managing Clerk book keeper Grocery prorrsions Shop
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Guell Historical Records

What Guell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Guell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guell 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 746 immigration records available for the last name Guell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 248 military records available for the last name Guell. For the veterans among your Guell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guell Life Expectancy

What is the average Guell lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Guell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Guell in 1958 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guell 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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