Cunneen Family History

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Cunneen Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coinín (or Ó Coinín) ‘son (or ‘descendant’) of Coinín’, from a byname from coinín ‘rabbit’ or from cano ‘wolf’. Connacht variant of Cunnane (see Queenan).

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

Similar surnames: Cannon, Tunney, Cannan, Connon, Kneen, Cumbee, Dinneen, Sundeen

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Cunneen Family Origin

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Cunneen Family Occupations

What did your Cunneen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cunneen family was Grocer. Farmer, Watchman and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cunneen. The most common Cunneen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Cunneen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Watchman

  • Carpenter

  • Grocer


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

Cunneen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Cunneen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cunneen 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 826 immigration records available for the last name Cunneen. 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 717 military records available for the last name Cunneen. For the veterans among your Cunneen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cunneen Life Expectancy

What is the average Cunneen lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Cunneen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Cunneen in 1945 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cunneen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cunneen 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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