Moloney Family History

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Moloney Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Maloney.

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

Similar surnames: Molony, Malony, Malaney, Meroney, Maroney, Moone, Loney, Moley

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Moloney Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Moloney name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Moloney. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Ireland & Scotland


  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Moloney Family Origin

Where is the Moloney family from?

Moloney Family Occupations

What did your Moloney ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Moloney Historical Records

What Moloney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 70,000 census records available for the last name Moloney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moloney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Moloney. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Moloney. For the veterans among your Moloney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moloney Life Expectancy

What is the average Moloney lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Moloney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Moloney in 1947 was 26, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moloney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moloney 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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