Kearney Family History & Genealogy
Biographies & Family Trees
Find records of Kearneys by their first name:
Most Common First Names
- John 6.8%
- James 5.3%
- Mary 4.5%
- William 3.8%
- Thomas 2.8%
- Joseph 2.1%
- Michael 2.1%
- Patrick 2.0%
- Margaret 1.8%
- Edward 1.7%
Kearney Last Name History & Origin
Nationality & Ethnicity
These are the earliest records we have of the Kearney family.
Kearney Death Records & Life Expectancy
According to our database of 10,029 people with the last name Kearney that have a birth and death date listed:
These are the longest-lived members of the Kearney family on AncientFaces.
- Joe Kearney lived 109 years
- Viola B Kearney lived 104 years
- Odell M Kearney lived 103 years
- Bernice Kearney lived 102 years
- Roman Kearney lived 102 years
- Etta W Kearney lived 102 years
- Ella Kearney lived 102 years
- Cecelia M Kearney lived 101 years
- Catherine A Kearney lived 101 years
- Mary Kearney lived 100 years
B1. Martin John KEARNEY B. 1833; D. 5.9.1864 aged 31 at sea en route to Australia - his wife was Bridget O'BRIEN - they had 2 children - their daughter married DOONER.
B2. Michael KEARNEY B. 1836; D. 21.5.1863 in Ireland aged 27
B3 William KEARNEY Bp.11.4.1838 In Abington, Limerick, Ireland; D. 22.6.1875 R’ton - married with no children
B4 Thomas KEARNEY Bp. 13.7.1841; D. 9.1.1880 (Ref: 80/001884) in Rockhampton; married Johanna RYAN in Queensland. They had 7 children
B5. Mary Catherine KEARNEY B. 1846 in Ireland; D. 24.11.1903 in Rockhampton. She married Timothy CRANLEY and had 6 children
B6. James KEARNEY (Male) Bp. May 1847; D. 10.3.1874 Buried 11.3.1874, aged 26
B7. Bridget Mary KEARNEY B. 13.5.1851 in Abington, Limerick; D. 31.3.1938 Brisbane. She married William SHEEHY and had 9 children.
The family was part of the early development of Central Queensland and Rockahmpton.
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