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Roney Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Roney name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Benin/Togo


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Roney Family Origin

Where is the Roney family from?

Roney Family Occupations

What did your Roney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Roney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Roney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roney family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roney.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Roney Historical Records

What Roney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 46,000 census records available for the last name Roney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roney 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Roney. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Roney. For the veterans among your Roney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roney Life Expectancy

What is the average Roney lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Roney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1953. The average life expectancy for Roney in 1944 was 32, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roney 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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