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Quartermain Family History

Quartermain Name Meaning

see Quarterman .

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


Similar surnames: Quarterman, Waterman, Alterman, Quartararo, Batterman, Putterman

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Where is the Quartermain family from?

You can see how Quartermain families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Quartermain family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1881 and 1920. The most Quartermain families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 10 Quartermain families living in Oxfordshire. This was about 22% of all the recorded Quartermain's in United Kingdom. Oxfordshire had the highest population of Quartermain families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Quartermain surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Quartermain ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, At School and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Quartermain. 50% of Quartermain men worked as an At School and 74% of Quartermain women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Quartermain were Lorry Driver and Housekeeper. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • At School
    50%
  • Lorry Driver
    50%

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    74%
  • Cook
    5%
  • Housewife
    5%
  • Housekeeper
    5%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Quartermain. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quartermain census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 238 immigration records available for the last name Quartermain. 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 Cards

There are 247 military records available for the last name Quartermain. For the veterans among your Quartermain ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Quartermain lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2002, in the United States, Quartermain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Quartermain in 1964 was 73, and 75 in 2002.

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