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Origins of the Louney surname

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About the Louneys

We have a total number of 287 records for people with the last name Louney.

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Where do most Louneys live?

In 1921, most Louneys lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Louneys

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We have 88 records for the Louney surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Louneys most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Louney first names?

  • John
  • Michael
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Louneys

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Louneys in 1921
Nurse Domestic


At Home




Collar Curler


Dress Maker


Common Male occupations for Louneys in 1921
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Able Seaman


Coal Miner


Engine Fitter At Works


Furnace Keeper


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