Kneen Name Meaning

Manx: probably an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Niadháin, from a pet form of the personal name Nia (see McNee).

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


Similar surnames: Knee, Kneer, Keen, Nee, Snee, Green, Breen, Onken, Klee, Keel

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Kneen Family Origin

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Kneen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Joiner

    8%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Joiner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kneen. A less common occupation for the Kneen family was Annuitant. The most common Kneen occupation in the UK was Farmer. 17% of Kneen's were Farmers.

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Kneen Historical Records

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Kneen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Kneen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kneen in 1951 was 76, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kneen

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