Everything you need to know about the Irish surname Sweeney - its meaning, origins, interesting facts and famous people with the last name Sweeney.
Irish derivation: Mac Suibhne
Name meaning: "Son of the pleasant one"
Counties associated with the name: Donegal
Coat of arms motto: "Strike for Victory."
- The clan originates in Scotland.
Some famous Sweeneys:
- Alison Sweeney (1976-, American television actress)
- Anne Sweeney (1957-, President of Disney-ABC Television Group)
- Bob KO Sweeney (1894-1961, American boxer)
- Brian Sweeney (1974-, professional baseball player)