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Conyer Name Meaning

metathesized form of the occupational name Coyner. possibly an occupational name for a dealer in rabbits or rabbit skins, from an agent derivative of Middle English cony ‘rabbit’ (see Coney).

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


Similar surnames: Conner, Coney, Cogger, Center, Comer, Coyer, Canner, Denyer, Cryer

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Conyer Family Origin

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Conyer Family Occupations

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  • Agent

    17%
  • Boot Maker

    17%
  • Out Door Pauper

    17%
  • Power Loom Tuner

    17%

In 1881, Agent, Boot Maker and Out Door Pauper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conyer. The most common Conyer occupation in the UK was Agent. 17% of Conyer's were Agents. A less common occupation for the Conyer family was Power Loom Tuner.

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Conyer Life Expectancy

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