Quackenbush Family History

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Quackenbush Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Quackenbosch, a topographic name from Dutch quaak ‘swamp’ (cognate with the English word quagmire) + bosch ‘woodland’, ‘wilderness’.

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


Similar surnames: Vanderbush, Quakenbush, Vandenburg, Raudenbush, Ruebush, Blankenburg

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Quackenbush Family Origin

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Quackenbush Family Occupations

What did your Quackenbush ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Quackenbush occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Quackenbush's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Quackenbush family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quackenbush.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Quackenbush ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Quackenbush Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Quackenbush. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quackenbush 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Quackenbush. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Quackenbush. For the veterans among your Quackenbush ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quackenbush Life Expectancy

What is the average Quackenbush lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Quackenbush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Quackenbush in 1943 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quackenbush

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