Brand Name:

  • Quaker

Etymology | Origin:

  • The Quaker Oats Company is a descendant of the Quaker Mill Company, whose name was inspired by The Religious Society of Friends, popularly known as the Quakers.


  • “The trademark was registered with the U.S. Patent Office as a figure of a man in ‘Quaker garb.’ Both former owners, Henry Seymour and William Heston, claimed to have selected the Quaker name as a symbol of good quality and honest value.”