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Origins of the Quinby surname

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About the Quinbys

We have a total number of 1027 records for people with the last name Quinby.

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Where do most Quinbys live?

In 1921, most Quinbys lived in North West.


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Interesting facts about Quinbys

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 622 records for the Quinby surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Quinbys most likely to marry?

Smiths

&

Martins

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What are the most common Quinby first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Quinbys

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Quinbys in 1921
Dressmaker

6

Laundress

3

Pupil

3

Tailoress

3

Tin Solderer

3

Common Male occupations for Quinbys in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

14

Postman

7

Dentist

4

Agr Lab

3

Coal Miner

3

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