Sweney Family History

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Sweney Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Sweeney.

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

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Sweney Family Origin

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Sweney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sweney family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sweney. The most common Sweney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Sweney's were Farmers.

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Sweney Historical Records

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Sweney Life Expectancy

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