Cloney Family History

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Cloney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cluanaigh ‘descendant of Cluanach’, a personal name derived from cluana, which means ‘deceitful’, ‘flattering’, or ‘rogue’.

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

Similar surnames: Cooney, Cluney, Clooney, Croney, Mooney, Looney, Slowey, Cagney

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Cloney Family Origin

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Cloney Family Occupations

What did your Cloney ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cloney occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 17% of Cloney's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Cloney family was Labourer. Annuitant, Cotton Winder and Ironstone Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cloney.

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  • Annuitant

  • Cotton Winder

  • Ironstone Miner

  • Labourer


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

Cloney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Cloney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cloney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 771 immigration records available for the last name Cloney. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 530 military records available for the last name Cloney. For the veterans among your Cloney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cloney Life Expectancy

What is the average Cloney lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Cloney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Cloney in 1958 was 32, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cloney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cloney 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.

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