Winey Family History

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Winey Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps a variant of Winney.

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

Similar surnames: Winney, Wiley, Wine, Widney, Wines, Linen, Jines, Riney, Dixey

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Winey Family Origin

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Winey Family Occupations

What did your Winey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Winey occupation in the UK was Coal Trimmer. 67% of Winey's were Coal Trimmers. Coal Trimmer and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Winey.

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  • Coal Trimmer

  • Coal Miner


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

Winey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Winey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winey 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 217 immigration records available for the last name Winey. 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 410 military records available for the last name Winey. For the veterans among your Winey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winey Life Expectancy

What is the average Winey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Winey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Winey in 1963 was 71, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winey 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.

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