Hunessy Family History

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Hunessy Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ness, Furness, Cressy, Munsey, Kunes, Urness, Lyness, Guess, Boness

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Hunessy Family Origin

Where is the Hunessy family from?

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Hunessy Family Occupations

What did your Hunessy ancestors do for a living?

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

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Hunessy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17 census records available for the last name Hunessy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hunessy 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Hunessy. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hunessy. For the veterans among your Hunessy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hunessy Life Expectancy

What is the average Hunessy lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hunessy 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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