Guiney Family History

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Guiney Name Meaning

Irish (Connacht): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Géibheannaigh, ‘son of Géibheannach’, from géibheannach ‘fettered’. See also Keaveny.

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


Similar surnames: Gainey, Sliney, Graney, Ginley, Ginty, Tunney, Guinan, Quinney

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Guiney Family Origin

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Guiney Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    33%
  • Dressmaker & Shopman

    33%
  • Iron Moulder

    33%

In 1881, Coal Miner and Dressmaker & Shopman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Guiney. A less common occupation for the Guiney family was Iron Moulder. The most common Guiney occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 33% of Guiney's were Coal Miners.

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Guiney Historical Records

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Guiney Life Expectancy

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Famous Guiney Family

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