Quenby Family History

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Quenby 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: Gunby, Denby, Owenby, Quinby, Kueny, Henry, Penny, Hornby, Hubby

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Quenby Family Origin

Where is the Quenby family from?

Quenby Family Occupations

What did your Quenby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Quenby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Quenby's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Quenby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 938 census records available for the last name Quenby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quenby 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 57 immigration records available for the last name Quenby. 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 76 military records available for the last name Quenby. For the veterans among your Quenby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quenby Life Expectancy

What is the average Quenby lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2000, in the United States, Quenby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Quenby in 1967 was 72, and 72 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quenby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quenby 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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