Seeney Family History

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Seeney Name Meaning

English: variant of Senior. Irish: variant of Sweeney.

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


Similar surnames: Sweney, Seaney, Beeney, Heeney, Keeney, Keeley, Sweaney, Seeger

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Seeney Family Origin

Where is the Seeney family from?

Seeney Family Occupations

What did your Seeney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Seeney occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Seeney's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Seeney family was Brick Mason. Laborer, Farmer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seeney.

View Census data for Seeney | Data not to scale

  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Works On Farm

    13%
  • Brick Mason

    7%

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

Seeney Historical Records

What Seeney family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Seeney Life Expectancy

What is the average Seeney lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Seeney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Seeney in 1963 was 72, and 57 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seeney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seeney 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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