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Qualters Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of MacWalter, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ualtair, Mac Uaitear, to which an English patronymic -s has been added.

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


Similar surnames: Waters, Quinter, Quitter, Walters, Balter, Watters, Walter, Quattro

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Qualters Family Origin

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Qualters Family Occupations

What did your Qualters ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Qualters family was Huckster. Works In Woolen Mill, In Bleachery and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Qualters. The most common Qualters occupation in the USA was Works In Woolen Mill. 30% of Qualters's were Works In Woolen Mills.

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  • Works In Woolen Mill

    30%
  • In Bleachery

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Huckster

    10%

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

Qualters Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Qualters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Qualters 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 Qualters. 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 Qualters. For the veterans among your Qualters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Qualters Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Qualters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Qualters in 1958 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Qualters ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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