Quaife Family History & Genealogy

Find Quaife records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Quaife records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Quaife records

Latest photos on AncientFaces

No one from the Quaife community has shared photos. Here are new photos on AncientFaces:

Quaife Surname History

The family history of the Quaife last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Quaife:

  • Quaife family history
  • Quaife country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
  • Quaife last name meaning & etymology
  • Quaife spelling & pronunciation
  • genealogy and family tree

Edit this page

Quaife Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

No one has submitted information on Quaife country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the Quaife country of origin. The following is speculative information about Quaife. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The nationality of Quaife may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Quaife may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).

Quaife Meaning & Etymology

No one has submitted information on Quaife meaning and etymology. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the meaning of Quaife. The following is speculative information about Quaife. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The meaning of Quaife come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Quaife originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".

Quaife Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

No one has added information on Quaife spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Quaife. The following is speculative information about Quaife. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Quaife were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Quaife. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Quaife last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Quaife vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over the years.

Last names similar to Quaife

Quaiff Quaiffe Quaig Quaigean Quaigen Quaigg Quaigwer Quaij Quaijhaeghs Quaijhagens Quaijhaghe Quaijtaal Quaijwegen Quaik Quaika Quaiker Quail Quailan Quaile Quaile-kersken

Quaife Family Tree

Find Quaife records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Quaife records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Quaife records

Here are a few of the Quaife genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Quaifes

Famous People named Quaife

No has submitted any famous Quaifes yet. Click here to add your own.