Meany Family History

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Meany Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Meaney.

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


Similar surnames: Mealy, Many, Meny, Kean, Deacy, Fealy, Dealy, Gean, Man, Meaney

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Meany Family Origin

Where is the Meany family from?

Meany Family Occupations

What did your Meany ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meany. A less common occupation for the Meany family was Carpenter. The most common Meany occupation in the USA was Laborer. 16% of Meany's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Meany Historical Records

What Meany family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Meany. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meany 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 Meany

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Meany. 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 Meany. For the veterans among your Meany ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meany Life Expectancy

What is the average Meany lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Meany life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Meany in 1950 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meany

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meany 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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