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Origins of the Moroney surname

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About the Moroneys

We have a total number of 6024 records for people with the last name Moroney.

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Where do most Moroneys live?

In 1921, most Moroneys lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Moroneys

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,310 records for the Moroney surname. The oldest one dates back to 1817.

Who were Moroneys most likely to marry?

Murphys

&

Smiths

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What are the most common Moroney first names?

  • John
  • Patrick
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Moroneys

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

Common Female occupations for Moroneys in 1921
House Maid

22

Cotton Weaver

15

Housemaid

6

Laundress

6

Weaver Cotton

6

Common Male occupations for Moroneys in 1921
Cotton Weaver

9

General Labourer

6

Shoemaker

5

Bricklayers Labourer

4

Foremen

4

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