Quince Family History

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Quince Name Meaning

English: probably a topographic name for someone who lived by a quince tree or a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of quinces, from Middle English, Old French cooin ‘quince’.

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

Similar surnames: Quick, Prince, Quincy, Quance, Quint, Twine, Vance, Quine, Bunce

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Quince Family Origin

Where is the Quince family from?

Quince Family Occupations

What did your Quince ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quince. The most common Quince occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Quince's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Quince family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Quince Historical Records

What Quince family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Quince. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quince 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 771 immigration records available for the last name Quince. 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 798 military records available for the last name Quince. For the veterans among your Quince ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quince Life Expectancy

What is the average Quince lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Quince life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Quince in 1954 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quince

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quince 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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