Tuerney Family History

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Tuerney Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Turney, Tierney, Turner, Torney, Cerney, Turley, Burney, Tunney

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Tuerney Family Origin

Where is the Tuerney family from?

Tuerney Family Occupations

What did your Tuerney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tuerney occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Tuerney's were Laborers. Laborer and Teaming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tuerney.

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  • Laborer

  • Teaming


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

Tuerney Historical Records

What Tuerney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 67 census records available for the last name Tuerney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tuerney 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 16 immigration records available for the last name Tuerney. 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 7 military records available for the last name Tuerney. For the veterans among your Tuerney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tuerney Life Expectancy

What is the average Tuerney lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tuerney 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuerney

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