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Quest Family History

Quest Name Meaning
German: variant of Quast.

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

32,489 Historical Documents with Quest on Ancestry.com
11,994 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,446 Military Records
783 Immigration Records
8,111 Census and Voter Lists
9,155 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Quest Families

  • Number of Quest families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Quest families
     25 - 47
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Quest families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Quest census records

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Quest Family Origin

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Quest Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Quest families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Quest

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Quest Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Quest census records

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Quest Civil War Service Records

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