Quidley Family History

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Quidley Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Perhaps an altered form of Irish Quigley.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Quinley, Quigley, Murley, Curley, Quilty, Quinney, Quillen, Quade

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Quidley Family Origin

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Quidley Family Occupations

What did your Quidley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Quidley family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farmer & Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quidley. The most common Quidley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Quidley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farmer & Fisherman

  • Laborer


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

Quidley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Quidley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quidley 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Quidley. 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 Quidley. For the veterans among your Quidley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quidley Life Expectancy

What is the average Quidley lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Quidley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Quidley in 1963 was 77, and 69 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quidley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quidley 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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