Tinney Family History

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Tinney Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an tSionnaigh ‘son of the fox’, from sionnach ‘fox’. Compare Shinnick.

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


Similar surnames: Tunney, Kinney, Tanney, Hinsey, Kinner, Finley, Birney, Tinkey

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Tinney Family Origin

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Tinney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tinney family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tinney. The most common Tinney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Tinney's were Farmers.

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Tinney Historical Records

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Tinney Life Expectancy

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