Quella Family History

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Quella Name Meaning

Catalan (Quetllà): probably a variant of Catllà, a habitational name from Catllà de Conflent, a town in northern Catalonia, or from Catllar, habitational name from any of the places named Catllar (from Latin castellare ‘territory belonging to the castle’).

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

Similar surnames: Guell, Stella, Abella, Avella, Tella, Sulla, Quell, Bella, Puebla

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Quella Family Origin

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Quella Family Occupations

What did your Quella ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Quella. 36% of Quella men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid

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

Quella Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 949 census records available for the last name Quella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quella 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 76 immigration records available for the last name Quella. 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 220 military records available for the last name Quella. For the veterans among your Quella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quella Life Expectancy

What is the average Quella lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Quella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Quella in 1962 was 71, and 79 in 2004.

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