Quear Family History

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Quear Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bear, Dear, Pear, Kumar, Lear, Wear, Clear, Sugar, Duer, Lugar

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Quear Family Origin

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Quear Family Occupations

What did your Quear ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Quear family was Keeping House. Farmer, Blacksmith and Clerk In Canal Off. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quear. The most common Quear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Quear's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Clerk In Canal Off.

  • Keeping House


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

Quear Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 699 census records available for the last name Quear. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quear 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 26 immigration records available for the last name Quear. 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 214 military records available for the last name Quear. For the veterans among your Quear ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quear Life Expectancy

What is the average Quear lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Quear life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Quear in 1967 was 74, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quear

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quear 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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