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Binney Name Meaning

English (chiefly South Yorkshire): topographic name for someone who lived on land enclosed by a bend in a river, from Old English binnan ea ‘within the river’, or a habitational name from places in Kent called Binney and Binny, which have this origin. Scottish: habitational name from Binney or Binniehill near Falkirk, named in Gaelic as Beinnach, from beinn ‘hill’ + the locative suffix -ach.

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


Similar surnames: Finney, Bunney, Sidney, Birney, Disney, Linney, Winney, Binner

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Binney Family Origin

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Binney Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%
  • File Cutter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Binney family was File Cutter. The most common Binney occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Binney's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Annuitant and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Binney.

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