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Where is the Greeney family from?
You can see how Greeney families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Greeney family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Greeney families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Greeney family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Greeney's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Greeney families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Greeney surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Greeney. 30% of Greeney men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Greeney women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Greeney were Attendant and Stenographer.