Quesenbery Family History

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Quesenbery 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: Quesenberry, Dusenbery, Wesenberg, Dusenberry, Riesenberg

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Quesenbery Family Origin

Where is the Quesenbery family from?

Quesenbery Family Occupations

What did your Quesenbery ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Quesenbery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 81% of Quesenbery's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quesenbery. A less common occupation for the Quesenbery family was R. R. Agent.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • R. R. Agent


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

Quesenbery Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Quesenbery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quesenbery 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 Quesenbery

Passenger List

There are 6 immigration records available for the last name Quesenbery. 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 118 military records available for the last name Quesenbery. For the veterans among your Quesenbery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quesenbery Life Expectancy

What is the average Quesenbery lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Quesenbery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Quesenbery in 1963 was 75, and 66 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quesenbery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quesenbery 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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