Straney Family History

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Straney Name Meaning

Scottish or Irish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Graney, Strane, Raney, Mcraney, Stacey, Swaney, Trahey, Stray

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Straney Family Origin

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Straney Family Occupations

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

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  • Keeping House

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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In 1880, Keeping House, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Straney. The most common Straney occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 19% of Straney's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Straney family was Blacksmith.

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Straney Historical Records

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Straney Life Expectancy

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