Quin Family History

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Quin Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Quinn. French: from a short form of the personal name Jaquin, itself a pet form of Jacques, French form of Jack.

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

Similar surnames: Quine, Guin, Duin, Hulin, Quint, Rubin, Kuhn, Dulin, Dein, Quan

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Quin Family Origin

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Quin Family Occupations

What did your Quin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Quin family was Blacksmith. The most common Quin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Quin's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quin.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Quin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 74,000 census records available for the last name Quin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quin 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Quin. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Quin. For the veterans among your Quin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quin Life Expectancy

What is the average Quin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Quin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Quin in 1962 was 84, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quin 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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