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Clooney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cluanaigh ‘descendant of Cluanach’ (see Cloney).

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


Similar surnames: Cloney, Looney, Cooney, Cluney, Cloonan, Mooney, Rooney, Cooley

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Clooney Family Origin

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Clooney Family Occupations

What did your Clooney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Barkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clooney. The most common Clooney occupation in the USA was Laborer. 28% of Clooney's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Clooney family was Carpenter.

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  • Laborer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Barkeeper

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Clooney ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Clooney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Clooney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clooney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Clooney. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Clooney. For the veterans among your Clooney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clooney Life Expectancy

What is the average Clooney lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Clooney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Clooney in 1962 was 73, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clooney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clooney ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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