Quijada Family History

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Quijada Name Meaning

Spanish: possibly a nickname for a person with a prominent jaw, from quijada ‘jaw’, ‘jawbone’.

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


Similar surnames: Vida, Tejada, Quintana, Bieda, Kulaga, Quijano, Quesada, Quijas

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Quijada Family Origin

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Quijada Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Rancher

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Quijada occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Quijada's were Laborers. Laborer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Quijada. A less common occupation for the Quijada family was Rancher.

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Quijada Historical Records

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Quijada Life Expectancy

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