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

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  • Day Laborer

    50%
  • Grocer

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Guell occupation in the USA was Day Laborer. 50% of Guell's were Day Laborers. Day Laborer and Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Guell.

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Guell Historical Records

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Guell Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guell

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