Darney Family History

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Darney Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. French: habitational name from a place so named in Vosges or from Darney-aux-Chênes in the canton of Châtenois. In some cases it may be an altered spelling of the French surname Darné, a habitational name, with the preposition d(e), for someone from Arné in Hautes Pyrénées.

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


Similar surnames: Dorney, Arney, Farney, Dabney, Barney, Darley, Marney, Darsey, Disney

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Darney Family Origin

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Darney Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    10%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Cellarman

    5%
  • Elementary School Master

    5%

In 1881, the most common Darney occupation in the UK was Labourer. 10% of Darney's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Darney family was Elementary School Master. Labourer, Cabinet Maker and Cellarman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Darney.

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Darney Life Expectancy

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