Sweney Family History

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Sweney Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Sweeney.

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


Similar surnames: Seeney, Swiney, Sweaney, Sweeny, Heney, Keeney, Sweany, Sheley

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Sweney Family Origin

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Sweney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Fisherman

    18%
  • Clerk

    9%
  • Gardiner

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Fisherman and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sweney. The most common Sweney occupation in Canada was Farmer. 59% of Sweney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sweney family was Gardiner.

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Sweney Historical Records

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Sweney Life Expectancy

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Famous Sweney Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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