Hallquist Family History

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Hallquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements hall ‘stone’, ‘rock’, ‘hall’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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

Similar surnames: Holmquist, Palmquist, Almquist, Malmquist, Hultquist, Dahlquist

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Hallquist Family Origin

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Hallquist Family Occupations

What did your Hallquist ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hallquist. 10% of Hallquist men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Hallquist women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hallquist were Machinist and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Laborer
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Bookkeeper
  • Housework
  • Teacher

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

Hallquist Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hallquist. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hallquist 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 Hallquist. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 667 military records available for the last name Hallquist. For the veterans among your Hallquist ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hallquist Life Expectancy

What is the average Hallquist lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Hallquist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Hallquist in 1950 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hallquist

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hallquist 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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