Seney Family History

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Seney Name Meaning

Possibly a variant of Seeney.

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

Similar surnames: Seaney, Heney, Sweney, Reney, Seeney, Senay, Seley, Teaney, Taney

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Seney Family Origin

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Seney Family Occupations

What did your Seney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Seney family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seney. The most common Seney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Seney's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House

  • Laborer


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

Seney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seney 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Seney. 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 Seney. For the veterans among your Seney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seney Life Expectancy

What is the average Seney lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Seney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Seney in 1947 was 45, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seney 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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