Quinley Family History

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Quinley Name Meaning

Apparently an altered form of Scottish McKinley or a reduced form of Irish (Mc)Quinnelly, Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coingheallaigh or Ó Coingheallaigh ‘son (or descendant) of Coingheallach’, a personal name meaning ‘faithful to pledges’.

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


Similar surnames: Quigley, Quinney, Quinlan, Ginley, Guiney, Quidley, Manley, Quilty

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Quinley Family Origin

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Quinley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quinley. The most common Quinley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Quinley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Quinley family was Laborer.

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Quinley Historical Records

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Quinley Life Expectancy

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