Mcweeney Family History

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Mcweeney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Mhaonaigh ‘son of Maonach’, a personal name meaning either ‘dumb’. variant of Scottish McWhinney.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgeeney, Mcsweeney, Sweeney, Mckelvey, Mclarney, Mccarney, Mccraney

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Mcweeney Family Origin

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Mcweeney Family Occupations

What did your Mcweeney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Clerk Carpet Store and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mcweeney. A less common occupation for the Mcweeney family was Works Woolen Mill. The most common Mcweeney occupation in the USA was Clerk Carpet Store. 33% of Mcweeney's were Clerk Carpet Stores.

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  • Clerk Carpet Store

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Works Woolen Mill

    33%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mcweeney ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mcweeney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcweeney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcweeney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Mcweeney

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mcweeney. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mcweeney. For the veterans among your Mcweeney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcweeney Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcweeney lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mcweeney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Mcweeney in 1962 was 80, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcweeney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcweeney ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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