Sliney Family History

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Sliney Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Sleimhne ‘son of Sleimhne’, a personal name meaning ‘smoothness’, ‘sleekness’, ‘polish’.

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


Similar surnames: Slowey, Guiney, Stine, Slane, Cluney, Blaney, Slicer, Linney, Slaney

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Sliney Family Origin

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Sliney Family Occupations

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  • Coast Guard Pensioner (Navy)

    25%
  • Coastguard

    25%
  • Custom House Officer

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%

In 1881, Coast Guard Pensioner (Navy), Coastguard and Custom House Officer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sliney. A less common occupation for the Sliney family was Labourer. The most common Sliney occupation in the UK was Coast Guard Pensioner (Navy). 25% of Sliney's were Coast Guard Pensioner (Navy)s.

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Sliney Historical Records

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Sliney Life Expectancy

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