Gheen Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of Irish Geoghegan.

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


Similar surnames: Green, Sheen, Gean, Shean, Haen, Kneen, Breen, Glen, Geen, Ghee

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Gheen Family Origin

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Gheen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gheen family was Keeping House. The most common Gheen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Gheen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gheen.

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Gheen Historical Records

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Gheen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Gheen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gheen in 1958 was 28, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gheen

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