Mullaney Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Mullaney Name Meaning

Irish (Connacht): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoil Sheanaigh ‘descendant of Maoilsheanaigh’, a personal name meaning ‘devotee of (Saint) Seanach’, a personal name based on sean ‘ancient’, ‘old’. Because most Connacht spellings omit the Sh (pronounced as h), it has been suggested that the original name might have been Ó Maoileanaigh ‘descendant of Maoileanach’, a personal name meaning ‘chief of the marsh’. There was a different Ulster family of this name, now extinct in Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: Mulvaney, Mullarkey, Mullally, Mullen, Murley, Mclarney, Delaney

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mullaney Family Origin

Where is the Mullaney family from?

SHOW MORE

Mullaney Family Occupations

What did your Mullaney ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    58%
  • Millman

    11%
  • Dress Maker

    5%
  • Going To School

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mullaney family was Going To School. The most common Mullaney occupation in Canada was Farmer. 58% of Mullaney's were Farmers. Farmer, Millman and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mullaney.

Source: Census data for Mullaney | Data not to scale

Mullaney Historical Records

What Mullaney family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mullaney ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Mullaney

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Mullaney Life Expectancy

What is the average Mullaney lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mullaney 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Mullaney Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name