O'mahoney Family History

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O'mahoney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mathghamhna ‘descendant of Mathghamhain’ (see Mahoney). There are two families of this name, in Cork and Ulster, but the Ulster family name was usually Anglicized as McMahon.

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


Similar surnames: Mahoney, Mcmahon, Mahon, Malone, O'kane, Maloney, Mooney, Moroney

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O'mahoney Family Origin

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O'mahoney Family Occupations

What did your O'mahoney ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named O'mahoney. 7% of O'mahoney men worked as a General Labourer and 32% of O'mahoney women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named O'mahoney were Carpenter joiner and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    7%
  • Builders Labourer
    4%
  • Carpenter
    3%
  • Carpenter joiner
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    32%
  • Domestic Servant
    4%
  • Housemaid
    3%
  • Cook
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

O'mahoney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name O'mahoney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'mahoney 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name O'mahoney. 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 O'mahoney. For the veterans among your O'mahoney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'mahoney Life Expectancy

What is the average O'mahoney lifespan?

Between 1992 and 1995, in the United States, O'mahoney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for O'mahoney in 1992 was 85, and 61 in 1995.

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