Snee Family History

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Snee Name Meaning

English: variant of Sneed. Irish (Connacht): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Sniadhaigh ‘descendant of Sniadhach’, a personal name, apparently meaning ‘nitty’, from sneadh.

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

Similar surnames: Nee, Knee, Snoke, Bee, Pee, Kneen, Sem, Mcnee, Klee, Slee

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Snee Family Origin

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Snee Family Occupations

What did your Snee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Snee. A less common occupation for the Snee family was Carpenter. The most common Snee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Snee's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Snee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Snee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Snee 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Snee. 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 Snee. For the veterans among your Snee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Snee Life Expectancy

What is the average Snee lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Snee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Snee in 1953 was 55, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Snee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Snee 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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