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

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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

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Quin Historical Records

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Quin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quin

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