Erney Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Erne. It is heavily concentrated in PA.

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


Similar surnames: Erny, Arney, Bergey, Behney, Egley, Yaney, Ensey, Kerley, Berney

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Erney Family Origin

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Erney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Teacher

    7%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Erney family was Cigar Maker. The most common Erney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Erney's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Teacher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erney.

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Erney Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Erney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Erney in 1960 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erney

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