Malone Family History

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Malone Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoil Eoin ‘descendant of the devotee of (Saint) John’. This is the name of an ecclesiastical family at Clonmacnoise. MacLysaght states that this surname is now numerous in County Clare where it is pronounced Maloon and is probably really Muldoon.

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

Similar surnames: Maloney, Mcglone, Maline, Talone, Masone, Malon, Maune, Mcloone

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Malone Family Origin

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Malone Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Malone family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Malone. The most common Malone occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Malone's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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Malone Historical Records

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Malone Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Malone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Malone in 1942 was 28, and 72 in 2004.

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