Quenn Family History

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Quenn 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: Gunn, Penn, Nunn, Henn, Dunn, Kuehn, Ruen, Tenn, Genn, Hunn

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Quenn Family Origin

Where is the Quenn family from?

Quenn Family Occupations

What did your Quenn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Quenn occupation in the USA was Grocer. 20% of Quenn's were Grocers. Grocer, Laborer and Laboring were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quenn. A less common occupation for the Quenn family was Private Soldier.

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  • Grocer

  • Laborer

  • Laboring

  • Private Soldier


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

Quenn Historical Records

What Quenn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Quenn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quenn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Quenn

Passenger List

There are 464 immigration records available for the last name Quenn. 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 100 military records available for the last name Quenn. For the veterans among your Quenn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quenn Life Expectancy

What is the average Quenn lifespan?

Average Quenn life expectancy in 2001 was 88 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quenn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quenn 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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