Quin Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Quinn. French: from a short form of the personal name Jaquin, itself a pet form of Jacques, French form of Jack.

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


Similar surnames: Quine, Guin, Duin, Hulin, Quint, Rubin, Kuhn, Dulin, Dein, Quan

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Quin Family Origin

Where is the Quin family from?

SHOW MORE

Quin Family Occupations

What did your Quin ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    23%
  • Labourer

    12%
  • Servant

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quin. The most common Quin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 23% of Quin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Quin family was Laborer.

Source: Census data for Quin | Data not to scale

Quin Historical Records

What Quin family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Quin ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Quin

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Quin Life Expectancy

What is the average Quin lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quin 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Quin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Quin in 1962 was 84, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quin

Famous Quin Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Look up another name