Quest Name Meaning

German: variant of Quast.

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


Similar surnames: Ruest, Vest, Kust, Pust, Quant, Huett, Wuest, Oest, Quast, Dues

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Quest Family Origin

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Quest Family Occupations

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  • Beerhouse Keeper

    6%
  • Boiler Maker

    6%
  • Boot & Shoe Clicker

    6%
  • China Clay Laborer

    6%

In 1881, Beerhouse Keeper, Boiler Maker and Boot & Shoe Clicker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quest. The most common Quest occupation in the UK was Beerhouse Keeper. 6% of Quest's were Beerhouse Keepers. A less common occupation for the Quest family was China Clay Laborer.

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Quest Historical Records

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Quest Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2003, Quest life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Quest in 1949 was 49, and 81 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quest

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