Quesenbury Family History

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Quesenbury 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: Dusenbury, Quesenberry, Dusenbery, Massenburg, Westbury, Essenburg

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Quesenbury Family Origin

Where is the Quesenbury family from?

Quesenbury Family Occupations

What did your Quesenbury ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Quesenbury family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quesenbury. The most common Quesenbury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Quesenbury's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Quesenbury Historical Records

What Quesenbury family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 644 census records available for the last name Quesenbury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quesenbury 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 Quesenbury

Passenger List

There are 15 immigration records available for the last name Quesenbury. 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 136 military records available for the last name Quesenbury. For the veterans among your Quesenbury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quesenbury Life Expectancy

What is the average Quesenbury lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Quesenbury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Quesenbury in 1962 was 77, and 52 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quesenbury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quesenbury 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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