Hiney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEidhnigh ‘descendant of Eidneach’ or Ó hAdhnaigh ‘descendant of Adhnach’.

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


Similar surnames: Hines, Hanley, Hinsey, Hainey, Haney, Heney, Hisey, Tinkey, Hafey

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Hiney Family Origin

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Hiney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hiney. A less common occupation for the Hiney family was Keeping House. The most common Hiney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Hiney's were Farmers.

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Hiney Historical Records

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Hiney Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Hiney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Hiney in 1957 was 32, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hiney

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