When Jannke Quick was born in 1724, her father, Jacobus Theuniszen Quick, was 32 and her mother, Sara Roseboom, was 33.
English, German, and Dutch: nickname for a lively or agile person, from Middle English quik, Middle High German quick, Middle Dutch quic ‘alive, lively, fresh, nimble, vigorous’.
English: habitational name either from Quick in Saddleworth (Yorkshire). The derivation of the name may be Old English cwic, Middle English quik ‘quickset hedge’.
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