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Cooney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuana ‘descendant of Cuana’, a personal name either based on cú ‘hound’ or derived from cuanna ‘elegant’, ‘comely’.

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

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Cooney Family Origin

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Cooney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Keeps House

    2%

In 1880, the most common Cooney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Cooney's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cooney. A less common occupation for the Cooney family was Keeps House.

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Cooney Life Expectancy

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