Growney Family History

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Growney Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gramhna, which McLysaght describes as a corrupt form of Mac Carrghamhna ‘son of Corrghamhain’ (see McCarron).

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


Similar surnames: Graney, Downey, Croney, Rooney, Droney, Greaney, Crowley, Downes

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Growney Family Origin

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Growney Family Occupations

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  • Bookbinder

    33%
  • Coal Miner

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%

In 1881, Bookbinder and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Growney. A less common occupation for the Growney family was Labourer. The most common Growney occupation in the UK was Bookbinder. 33% of Growney's were Bookbinders.

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Growney Historical Records

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Growney Life Expectancy

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