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M Quillan Family History

M Quillan 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: Mcquillan, Mcquillin, Mcquillen, Quillan, Millan, Quinlan, Mcmillan

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Where is the M Quillan family from?

You can see how M Quillan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The M Quillan family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1851 and 1880. The most M Quillan families were found in Scotland in 1851. In 1851 there were 10 M Quillan families living in Renfrewshire. This was 100% of all the recorded M Quillan's in Scotland. Renfrewshire had the highest population of M Quillan families in 1851.
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Census Records

There are 21 census records available for the last name M Quillan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, M Quillan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name M Quillan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 2 military records available for the last name M Quillan. For the veterans among your M Quillan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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