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Gorney Name Meaning

English: variant of Gurney. Altered spelling of Polish Gorny. Possibly an altered spelling of German Gornig, Görnig, occupational names for a miner, from Polish góra ‘mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Gortney, Gorley, Dorney, Gosney, Gurley, Torney, Forney, Horner

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Gorney Family Origin

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Gorney Family Occupations

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  • Photographic Artist

    100%

In 1881, the most common Gorney occupation in the UK was Photographic Artist. 100% of Gorney's were Photographic Artists.

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Gorney Historical Records

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Gorney Life Expectancy

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