Deeney Family History

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Deeney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibhne ‘descendant of Duibhne’, a byname from duibhne ‘disagreeable’, ‘ill-tempered’. Compare Peoples.

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


Similar surnames: Feeney, Deeley, Delaney, Feeley, Downey, Denny, Devaney, Deere

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Deeney Family Origin

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Deeney Family Occupations

What did your Deeney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deeney. A less common occupation for the Deeney family was Bobbin Winder. The most common Deeney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Deeney's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Bobbin Winder

    4%

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Deeney Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Deeney ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Deeney Life Expectancy

What is the average Deeney lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Deeney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Deeney in 1944 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

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