Sweaney Family History

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Sweaney Name Meaning

Variant of Irish Sweeney.

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

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Sweaney Family Origin

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Sweaney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Dress Maker

    2%

In 1880, the most common Sweaney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Sweaney's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sweaney. A less common occupation for the Sweaney family was Dress Maker.

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Sweaney Historical Records

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Sweaney Life Expectancy

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