Dineen Family History

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Dineen Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duinnín ‘descendant of Duinnín’, a byname from a diminutive of donn ‘brown-haired man’ or ‘chieftain’.

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


Similar surnames: Dinan, Dennen, Dinkin, Kneen, Linden, Deneen, Dinneen, Mineau, Dine

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Dineen Family Origin

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Dineen Family Occupations

What did your Dineen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dineen occupation in the USA was Laborer. 24% of Dineen's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dineen. A less common occupation for the Dineen family was Labr.

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  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Labr

    5%

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

Dineen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dineen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dineen 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dineen. 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 Dineen. For the veterans among your Dineen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dineen Life Expectancy

What is the average Dineen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Dineen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Dineen in 1956 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dineen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dineen 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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