Quier Family History

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Quier Name Meaning

Scottish or Irish: variant of Quire (see McQuire).

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

Similar surnames: Queer, Tier, Quinter, Squier, Quin, Nuber, Luter, Muser, Buder, Heier

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Quier Family Origin

Where is the Quier family from?

Quier Family Occupations

What did your Quier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Quier family was Bookkeeper. The most common Quier occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 19% of Quier's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quier.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Bookkeeper


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

Quier Historical Records

What Quier family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Quier Life Expectancy

What is the average Quier lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Quier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Quier in 1962 was 71, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quier 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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