Guiney Family History

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Guiney Name Meaning

Irish (Connacht): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Géibheannaigh, ‘son of Géibheannach’, from géibheannach ‘fettered’. See also Keaveny.

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


Similar surnames: Gainey, Sliney, Graney, Ginley, Ginty, Tunney, Guinan, Quinney

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Guiney Family Origin

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Guiney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Guiney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Guiney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Guiney family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guiney.

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Guiney Historical Records

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Guiney Life Expectancy

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