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Mahoney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mathghamhna ‘descendant of Mathghamhain’, a byname meaning ‘good calf’.

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


Similar surnames: Maloney, O'mahoney, Moroney, Mooney, Mahon, Malone, Maney, Mchaney

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Mahoney Family Origin

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Mahoney Family Occupations

What did your Mahoney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mahoney occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Mahoney's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Mahoney family was Keeps House. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mahoney.

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Keeps House

    2%

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Mahoney Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mahoney ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Mahoney Life Expectancy

What is the average Mahoney lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, Mahoney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mahoney in 1942 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

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