Heagney Family History

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Heagney Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of O’Heagney, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÉignigh, ‘descendant of Éigneach’, a byname meaning ‘forceful’. The surname has often been simplified as Ó hÉinigh and Anglicized as Heaney or Bird, the latter because of the similarity to éan ‘bird’.

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


Similar surnames: Heaney, Kearney, Cagney, Heavey, Harney, Devaney, Hanley, Meaney

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Heagney Family Origin

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Heagney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Wheel Wright

    25%

In 1880, Farmer and Wheel Wright were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Heagney. The most common Heagney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Heagney's were Farmers.

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Heagney Historical Records

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Heagney Life Expectancy

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Famous Heagney Family

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