Mulvaney Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Mulvaney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoilmheana ‘descendant of Maoilmheana’, a personal name meaning ‘chieftain of the Main (river)’. In Donegal it may be an Anglicized form of Ó Maolmhaghna.

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


Similar surnames: Mullaney, Mulvey, Mulcare, Devaney, Delaney, Mullally, Mulcahy

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mulvaney Family Origin

Where is the Mulvaney family from?

SHOW MORE

Mulvaney Family Occupations

What did your Mulvaney ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Labourer

    11%
  • Joiner

    7%
  • Stone Mason

    7%
  • Bricklayer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Mulvaney occupation in the UK was Labourer. 11% of Mulvaney's were Labourers. Labourer, Joiner and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mulvaney. A less common occupation for the Mulvaney family was Bricklayer.

Source: Census data for Mulvaney | Data not to scale

Mulvaney Historical Records

What Mulvaney family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mulvaney ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Mulvaney

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Mulvaney Life Expectancy

What is the average Mulvaney lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mulvaney 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Mulvaney Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name