Canney Family History

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Canney Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Canny, itself a southern variant of McCann.

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


Similar surnames: Cranney, Cantey, Carney, Kanney, Canny, Manney, Ranney, Canary, Hanny

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Canney Family Origin

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Canney Family Occupations

What did your Canney ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Canney ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Annuitant

    9%
  • Boilermaker

    4%
  • Bricklayer

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1881, Annuitant, Boilermaker and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Canney. A less common occupation for the Canney family was Butcher. The most common Canney occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 9% of Canney's were Annuitants.

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Canney Historical Records

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Canney Life Expectancy

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Famous Canney Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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