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Quincy Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of several places in France deriving their names from the Gallo-Roman personal name Quintus, meaning ‘fifth(-born)’ + the locative suffix -acum. The earliest bearers of the name in England were from Cuinchy in Pas-de-Calais, but other stocks may be from Quincy-sous-Sénard in Seine-et-Oise or Quincy-Voisins in Seine-et-Marne.

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


Similar surnames: Quinto, Turney, Quint, Quick, Quince, Quimby, Viney, Gundy, Quinley

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Quincy Family Origin

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Quincy Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quincy. The most common Quincy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Quincy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Quincy family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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Quincy Historical Records

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Quincy Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Quincy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Quincy in 1960 was 54, and 85 in 2004.

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