Stoney Family History

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Stoney Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Stanney in Cheshire, named with Old English stan ‘stone’, ‘rock’ + eg ‘island’.

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


Similar surnames: Stone, Stokey, Sidney, Stoner, Stanley, Storey, Stene, Staley, Stones

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Stoney Family Origin

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Stoney Family Occupations

What did your Stoney 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 Stoney. 15% of Stoney men worked as a General Labourer and 73% of Stoney women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stoney were French Polisher and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    15%
  • Gardener
    12%
  • Incapacitated
    12%
  • French Polisher
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    73%
  • Private Means
    4%
  • Household Duties
    3%
  • Housekeeper
    2%

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

Stoney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Stoney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stoney 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 Stoney. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Stoney. For the veterans among your Stoney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stoney Life Expectancy

What is the average Stoney lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Stoney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Stoney in 1948 was 41, and 71 in 2004.

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