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Glenny Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived in a valley, Gaelic an Ghleanna ‘of the glen’.

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


Similar surnames: Glen, Glynn, Denny, Kenny, Glenn, Greany, Glenna, Clenney, Lenney

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Glenny Family Origin

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Glenny Family Occupations

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

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  • Labourer

    6%
  • Baker

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Bolt Maker Employed

    3%

In 1881, the most common Glenny occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Glenny's were Labourers. Labourer, Baker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glenny. A less common occupation for the Glenny family was Bolt Maker Employed.

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Glenny Historical Records

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Glenny Life Expectancy

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