Quinter Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Quinter Name Meaning

Probably a reduced form of Irish Mac Quinter, which MacLysaght believes to be a variant of McWherter.

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


Similar surnames: Quitter, Quinley, Winter, Quine, Pinter, Hunter, Huinker, Grinter

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Quinter Family Origin

Where is the Quinter family from?

Quinter Family Occupations

What did your Quinter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Quinter occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Quinter's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Quinter family was Keeping House. Laborer, Works In Rolling Mill and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quinter.

View Census data for Quinter | Data not to scale

  • Laborer

    18%
  • Works In Rolling Mill

    13%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Quinter Historical Records

What Quinter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Quinter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quinter census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Quinter

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Quinter. 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.

View all Quinter immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Quinter. For the veterans among your Quinter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Quinter military records

You've only scratched the surface of Quinter family history.

Quinter Life Expectancy

What is the average Quinter lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Quinter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Quinter in 1943 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quinter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quinter 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.

Famous Quinter Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Look up another name