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Quincy Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of several places in France deriving their names from the Gallo-Roman personal name Quintus, meaning ‘fifth(-born)’ + the locative suffix -acum. The earliest bearers of the name in England were from Cuinchy in Pas-de-Calais, but other stocks may be from Quincy-sous-Sénard in Seine-et-Oise or Quincy-Voisins in Seine-et-Marne.

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


Similar surnames: Quinto, Turney, Quint, Quick, Quince, Quimby, Viney, Gundy, Quinley

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Quincy Family Origin

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Quincy Family Occupations

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  • Agc Labourer

    6%
  • Boot Maker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Corn Chandler

    6%

In 1881, the most common Quincy occupation in the UK was Agc Labourer. 6% of Quincy's were Agc Labourers. Agc Labourer, Boot Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quincy. A less common occupation for the Quincy family was Corn Chandler.

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