Teaney Family History

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Teaney Name Meaning

Irish: variant of O’Taheny, O’Teheny, Anglicized forms of Gaelic Ó Teitheanaigh, from the same root as Teahan. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German and Swiss Diener.

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

Similar surnames: Keaney, Meaney, Reavey, Heiney, Seaney, Reaney, Trahey, Teamer

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Teaney Family Origin

Where is the Teaney family from?

Teaney Family Occupations

What did your Teaney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Teaney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Teaney's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teaney. A less common occupation for the Teaney family was Bread Dealer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Bread Dealer


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

Teaney Historical Records

What Teaney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Teaney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teaney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Teaney

Passenger List

There are 172 immigration records available for the last name Teaney. 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 584 military records available for the last name Teaney. For the veterans among your Teaney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Teaney Life Expectancy

What is the average Teaney lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Teaney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Teaney in 1964 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teaney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teaney 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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