Deeny Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Deeny Family Origin

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Deeny Family Occupations

What did your Deeny ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Iron Moulder

    17%
  • Miner

    17%
  • Shoe Dealer

    17%

In 1880, the most common Deeny occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Deeny's were Farmers. Farmer, Iron Moulder and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deeny. A less common occupation for the Deeny family was Shoe Dealer.

Source: Census data for Deeny | Data not to scale

Deeny Historical Records

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Deeny Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2003, Deeny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Deeny in 1958 was 60, and 90 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deeny

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