History of your Surname
Get access to Quintano family records.Start a free trial

Quintano Family History

Quintano Name Meaning

Spanish: altered form of Quintana with the male suffix -o for matching with the sex of the bearer of the surname. Italian: from the personal name Quintano a derivative of Quinto Italian: nickname derived from the ordinal number quinto ‘fifth’.

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


Similar surnames: Quintana, Quinto, Quinton, Quinlan, Quintal, Quintanar, Quintero

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Quintano family from?

You can see how Quintano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Quintano family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Quintano families were found in USA in 1920. In 1861 there was 1 Quintano family living in Ayrshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Quintano's in Scotland. Ayrshire had the highest population of Quintano families in 1861.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Quintano surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Quintano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Quintano. 43% of Quintano men worked as a Laborer. .

View Census Data for Quintano | Data not to scale

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

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Farmer
    18%
  • Butcher
    11%
  • Teacher
    8%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Quintano family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Quintano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quintano census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Quintano

Passenger Lists

There are 605 immigration records available for the last name Quintano. 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.

View all Quintano immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 210 military records available for the last name Quintano. For the veterans among your Quintano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Quintano military records

You've only scratched the surface of Quintano family history

Discover More

What is the average Quintano lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Quintano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Quintano in 1963 was 75, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quintano

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Quintano family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial