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Mcqueeney Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McSweeney, from the lenited Gaelic form Mac Shuibhne. Compare Mawhinney 2.

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


Similar surnames: Mcsweeney, Mcqueen, Mcweeney, Mcgeeney, Mccartney, Mcburney

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Where is the Mcqueeney family from?

You can see how Mcqueeney families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcqueeney family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Mcqueeney families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Mcqueeney family living in Alberta. This was 100% of all the recorded Mcqueeney's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Mcqueeney families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcqueeney surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcqueeney ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcqueeney. 19% of Mcqueeney men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Mcqueeney women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcqueeney were Clerk and Saleslady.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    19%
  • Salesman
    17%
  • Chauffeur
    10%
  • Clerk
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    18%
  • Operator
    18%
  • Maid
    18%
  • Saleslady
    12%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 901 immigration records available for the last name Mcqueeney. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mcqueeney. For the veterans among your Mcqueeney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcqueeney lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mcqueeney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Mcqueeney in 1940 was 25, and 71 in 2004.

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