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Neeson Family History

Neeson Name Meaning
Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naois ‘son of Naois’, usually Anglicized as McNeese.Altered form of Dutch or German Niesen.

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

27,062 Historical Documents with Neeson on Ancestry.com
8,711 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,098 Military Records
1,739 Immigration Records
9,090 Census and Voter Lists
6,424 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Neeson Families

  • Number of Neeson families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Neeson families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Neeson families
     30 - 57
     11 - 29
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Neeson census records

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Neeson Family Origin

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Neeson Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Neeson

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Neeson Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Neeson census records

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Neeson Civil War Service Records

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