Quinn Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coinn ‘descendant of Conn’ (see O’Quinn). This is the name of several families in Ulster and counties Clare, Longford, and Mayo.

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


Similar surnames: Guinan, Quinney, Quan, Dunn, Quill, Rinn, Quain, Guinn, Quin, Quigg

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Quinn Family Origin

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Quinn Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Tailor

    2%
  • Dock Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Quinn family was Dock Labourer. The most common Quinn occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Quinn's were Labourers. Labourer, Coal Miner and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quinn.

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Quinn Historical Records

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Quinn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Quinn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Quinn in 1941 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quinn

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