Spinney Family History

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Spinney Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English spyn(n)eye, ‘spinney’, i.e. a small patch of woodland, clump of trees (Old French espinei).

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

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Spinney Family Origin

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Spinney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spinney. The most common Spinney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Spinney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Spinney family was Carpenter.

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Spinney Historical Records

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Spinney Life Expectancy

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