Quackenbush Family History

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Quackenbush Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Quackenbosch, a topographic name from Dutch quaak ‘swamp’ (cognate with the English word quagmire) + bosch ‘woodland’, ‘wilderness’.

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


Similar surnames: Vanderbush, Quakenbush, Vandenburg, Raudenbush, Ruebush, Blankenburg

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Quackenbush Family Origin

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Quackenbush Family Occupations

What did your Quackenbush ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Quackenbush. 44% of Quackenbush men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Quackenbush women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Quackenbush were Machinist and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    44%
  • Labourer
    22%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Machinist
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Operator
    60%
  • Servant
    40%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Quackenbush Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Quackenbush. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quackenbush 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Quackenbush. 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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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Quackenbush. For the veterans among your Quackenbush ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quackenbush Life Expectancy

What is the average Quackenbush lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Quackenbush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Quackenbush in 1943 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

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