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Sneed Family History

Sneed Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived by a detatched piece of land or woodland, from Middle English snede, or a habitational name from a place named with this word (Old English sn?d), as for example Snead in Worcestershire or The Sneyd in Staffordshire.

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

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82,764 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
12,015 Military Records
1,189 Immigration Records
51,720 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Sneed Families

  • Number of Sneed families
     125 - 247
     42 - 124
     1 - 41
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sneed families
     16 - 29
     6 - 15
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sneed last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sneed census records

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Sneed Family Origin

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Sneed Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Sneed

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Sneed Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sneed census records

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Sneed Civil War Service Records

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