Sweeny Family History

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Sweeny Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Sweeney.

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

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Sweeny Family Origin

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Sweeny Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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

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Sweeny Historical Records

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Sweeny Life Expectancy

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