Keeney Family History

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Keeney Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Keaney. Americanized spelling of Swiss German Kühni, Kühne (see Kuehn), or German Kiene or Kiener.

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


Similar surnames: Keene, Keeley, Keeny, Kerley, Keesey, Keenen, Kuney, Heeney, Keener

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Keeney Family Origin

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Keeney Family Occupations

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  • General Laborer

    12%
  • Housekeeper

    12%
  • Chemical Worker

    6%
  • Coal Mine Labourer

    6%

In 1881, the most common Keeney occupation in the UK was General Laborer. 12% of Keeney's were General Laborers. A less common occupation for the Keeney family was Coal Mine Labourer. General Laborer, Housekeeper and Chemical Worker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keeney.

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Keeney Historical Records

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Keeney Life Expectancy

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