Kujala Family History

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Kujala Name Meaning

Finnish: habitational name from kuja ‘lane’ + the local suffix -la, denoting a farm or house that was located by one of the lanes that were formed by parallel fences constructed to protect the arable fields on either side from roaming cattle.

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

Similar surnames: Ojala, Karjala, Rajala, Kotila, Mula, Kubala, Kula, Kalb, Kugel

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Kujala Family Origin

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Kujala Family Occupations

What did your Kujala ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Cookie Wrapper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kujala. 12% of Kujala men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Kujala women worked as a Cookie Wrapper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kujala were Farm Laborer and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cookie Wrapper
  • Farm Laborer
  • Seamstress
  • Servant

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

Kujala Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kujala. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kujala 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kujala. 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 272 military records available for the last name Kujala. For the veterans among your Kujala ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kujala Life Expectancy

What is the average Kujala lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kujala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Kujala in 1956 was 41, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kujala

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