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Connaway Name Meaning

Irish: reduced and altered Anglicized form of any of the Gaelic names mentioned at Conway, or possibly of McConaghy.

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


Similar surnames: Conway, Hannaway, Conaway, Hanaway, Conahan, Connolly, Conaty, Cannan

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Connaway Family Origin

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Connaway Family Occupations

What did your Connaway ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Connaway occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Connaway's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Connaway family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Connaway.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

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

Connaway Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Connaway

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Connaway. 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 Connaway. For the veterans among your Connaway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Connaway Life Expectancy

What is the average Connaway lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Connaway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Connaway in 1953 was 50, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Connaway

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Connaway 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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