Huney Family History

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Huney 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: Haney, Honey, Hurney, Hiney, Huey, Huner, Hunley, Kuney, Heney, Henry

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Huney Family Origin

Where is the Huney family from?

Huney Family Occupations

What did your Huney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Huney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Huney's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and R.R. Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huney. A less common occupation for the Huney family was Saloon Keeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • R.R. Engineer

  • Saloon Keeper


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

Huney Historical Records

What Huney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Huney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Huney

Passenger List

There are 182 immigration records available for the last name Huney. 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 73 military records available for the last name Huney. For the veterans among your Huney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huney Life Expectancy

What is the average Huney lifespan?

Between 1971 and 2004, in the United States, Huney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Huney in 1971 was 63, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huney 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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