Quentin Family History

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Quentin 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: Guertin, Guenin, Quintin, Entin, Buntin, Austin, Quinton, Fenton

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Quentin Family Origin

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Quentin Family Occupations

What did your Quentin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Quentin family was Agent Fire Ins.. Baker, Farmer and 1 Lieut U.S.A. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quentin. The most common Quentin occupation in the USA was Baker. 12% of Quentin's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

  • Farmer

  • 1 Lieut U.S.A.

  • Agent Fire Ins.


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

Quentin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Quentin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quentin 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 Quentin

Passenger List

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

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Quentin Life Expectancy

What is the average Quentin lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Quentin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Quentin in 1954 was 51, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quentin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quentin 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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