Quessenberry Family History

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Quessenberry 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, Dusenberry, Cushenberry, Quisenberry, Quesinberry

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Quessenberry Family Origin

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Quessenberry Family Occupations

What did your Quessenberry ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer and R.R. Brakeman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Quessenberry. The most common Quessenberry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Quessenberry's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • R.R. Brakeman


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

Quessenberry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 588 census records available for the last name Quessenberry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quessenberry 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Quessenberry. 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 205 military records available for the last name Quessenberry. For the veterans among your Quessenberry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quessenberry Life Expectancy

What is the average Quessenberry lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Quessenberry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Quessenberry in 1951 was 54, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quessenberry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quessenberry 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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