Lillquist Family History

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Lillquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from lill ‘little’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Hallquist, Lindquist, Liljenquist, Almquist, Melquist, Elmquist

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Lillquist Family Origin

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Lillquist Family Occupations

What did your Lillquist ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lillquist. 9% of Lillquist men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Lillquist women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lillquist were Laborer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    9%
  • Proprietor
    9%
  • Farming
    5%
  • Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    20%
  • Hostess
    10%
  • Housekeeping
    10%
  • Maid
    10%

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

Lillquist Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 611 census records available for the last name Lillquist. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lillquist 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 209 immigration records available for the last name Lillquist. 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 140 military records available for the last name Lillquist. For the veterans among your Lillquist ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lillquist Life Expectancy

What is the average Lillquist lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lillquist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Lillquist in 1956 was 48, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lillquist

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