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Cherny Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Ukrainian Cernij, Czech Cerný (see Cerny), or some other Slavic name meaning ‘black’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Chorney.

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


Similar surnames: Cherney, Cherne, Cerny, Churney, Chernin, Shern, Charney, Cherner

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Cherny Family Origin

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Cherny Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Stone Cutter

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cherny. The most common Cherny occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Cherny's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cherny family was Stone Cutter.

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Cherny Historical Records

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Cherny Life Expectancy

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