Conboy Family History

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Conboy Name Meaning

Irish: alternative Anglicization of Gaelic Ó Conbhuidhe (see Conway).

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

Similar surnames: Corboy, Connor, Conway, Convey, Connon, Conaty, Condon, Conroy

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Conboy Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Conboy name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Conboy. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Ireland & Scotland


  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Italy


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Conboy Family Origin

Where is the Conboy family from?

Conboy Family Occupations

What did your Conboy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Conboy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Conboy's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conboy. A less common occupation for the Conboy family was Teamster.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Teamster


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

Conboy Historical Records

What Conboy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Conboy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Conboy 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Conboy. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Conboy. For the veterans among your Conboy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Conboy Life Expectancy

What is the average Conboy lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Conboy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Conboy in 1950 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Conboy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Conboy 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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