Deeney Family History

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Deeney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibhne ‘descendant of Duibhne’, a byname from duibhne ‘disagreeable’, ‘ill-tempered’. Compare Peoples.

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


Similar surnames: Feeney, Deeley, Delaney, Feeley, Downey, Denny, Devaney, Deere

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Deeney Family Origin

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Deeney Family Occupations

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  • Coal Dealer

    50%
  • Quarry Man

    50%

In 1881, Coal Dealer and Quarry Man were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Deeney. The most common Deeney occupation in the UK was Coal Dealer. 50% of Deeney's were Coal Dealers.

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Deeney Historical Records

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Deeney Life Expectancy

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