Quintal Family History

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Quintal Name Meaning

Portuguese: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Quintal, or a topographic name from quintal ‘small country house’, ‘vegetable garden’. This name is now common in Mexico. Southern French: from Old French quintal ‘hundredweight’, possibly applied as a nickname for a heavy man.

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

Similar surnames: Quintana, Quinto, Quinton, Quintela, Quint, Quintin, Quinnell, Quincy

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Quintal Family Origin

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Quintal Family Occupations

What did your Quintal ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Quintal family was Farmer. The most common Quintal occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 27% of Quintal's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quintal.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Journalier

  • School

  • Farmer


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

Quintal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Quintal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quintal 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 Quintal. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Quintal. For the veterans among your Quintal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quintal Life Expectancy

What is the average Quintal lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Quintal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Quintal in 1958 was 60, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quintal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quintal 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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