Keaney Family History

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Keaney Name Meaning

Irish: possibly an Americanized form of Ó Cianaigh, from cianach, a derivative of cian ‘distant’, ‘long’, or Ó Caoinnigh, a variant of Ó Coinnigh (see Kenny).

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


Similar surnames: Keane, Teaney, Keasey, Kealey, Keeney, Keahey, Kaney, Kenney, Kerney

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Keaney Family Origin

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Keaney Family Occupations

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  • Works In Boot Shop

    14%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Homoepath Physician

    5%

In 1880, Works In Boot Shop, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keaney. The most common Keaney occupation in the USA was Works In Boot Shop. 14% of Keaney's were Works In Boot Shops. A less common occupation for the Keaney family was Homoepath Physician.

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Keaney Historical Records

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Keaney Life Expectancy

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