Quinney Family History

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Quinney Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coinne ‘descendant of Coinne’, a derivative of the personal name Coinneach. Compare Scottish Kenneth and McKenzie.

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

Similar surnames: Quinley, Quinn, Tunney, Quigley, Lunney, Tinney, Quinlan, Quine

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Quinney Family Origin

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Quinney Family Occupations

What did your Quinney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Quinney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Quinney's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quinney. A less common occupation for the Quinney family was Labor.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Labor


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

Quinney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Quinney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quinney 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 913 immigration records available for the last name Quinney. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Quinney. For the veterans among your Quinney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quinney Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Quinney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Quinney in 1950 was 34, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quinney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quinney 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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