Sweney Family History

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Sweney Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Sweeney.

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


Similar surnames: Seeney, Swiney, Sweaney, Sweeny, Heney, Keeney, Sweany, Sheley

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Sweney Family Origin

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Sweney Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    12%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Bellows Cutter (E&M Master)

    4%
  • Bleachfield Worker

    4%

In 1881, the most common Sweney occupation in the UK was Labourer. 12% of Sweney's were Labourers. Labourer, Baker and Bellows Cutter (E&M Master) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sweney. A less common occupation for the Sweney family was Bleachfield Worker.

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Sweney Historical Records

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Sweney Life Expectancy

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