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Qwens Family History

Qwens Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Owens, Ewens, Wen, Wenk, Sens, Ovens, Weng, Owen, Ewen, Bowens

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Where is the Qwens family from?

You can see how Qwens families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Qwens family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Qwens families were found in and USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Qwens family living in Maryland. This was 100% of all the recorded Qwens's in USA. Maryland had the highest population of Qwens families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Qwens surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Qwens ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Truck Driver was the top reported job for people in the USA named Qwens. 100% of Qwens men worked as a Truck Driver. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Truck Driver
    100%
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Census Records

There are 39 census records available for the last name Qwens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Qwens 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Qwens. 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 16 military records available for the last name Qwens. For the veterans among your Qwens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Qwens lifespan?

Between 1997 and 2003, in the United States, Qwens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Qwens in 1997 was 59, and 66 in 2003.

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