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Greaney Family History

Greaney Name Meaning
reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gráinne ‘descendant of Gráinne’, a female personal name.possibly a reduced Anglicized form of Mag Raighne (see McRaney).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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12,888 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,185 Military Records
2,049 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Greaney Families

  • Number of Greaney families
     32 - 62
     11 - 31
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Greaney families
     21 - 40
     8 - 20
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Greaney families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Greaney census records

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Greaney Family Origin

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Greaney Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Greaney families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Greaney

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Greaney Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Greaney census records

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Greaney Civil War Service Records

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