Quivy Family History

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Quivy Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Ivy, Guity, Bury, Sully, Quick, Oliva, Pusey, Dury, Lucey, Jury

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Quivy Family Origin

Where is the Quivy family from?

Quivy Family Occupations

What did your Quivy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeps House and Retail Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quivy. The most common Quivy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Quivy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Quivy family was Springbed Business.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeps House

  • Retail Grocer

  • Springbed Business


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

Quivy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 110 census records available for the last name Quivy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quivy 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Quivy. 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 20 military records available for the last name Quivy. For the veterans among your Quivy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quivy Life Expectancy

What is the average Quivy lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quivy 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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