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Journey Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly of French origin (see 2). Compare Jurney. Anglicized spelling of French Journet or Journée, from Old French jornee, a measure of land representing an area that could be ploughed in a day; hence a name for someone who owned or worked such an area.

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


Similar surnames: Dorney, Courtney, Mourey, Burney, Torney, Furney, Forney, Bourne

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Journey Family Origin

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Journey Family Occupations

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  • Barmaid

    100%

In 1881, the most common Journey occupation in the UK was Barmaid. 100% of Journey's were Barmaids.

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Journey Historical Records

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Journey Life Expectancy

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Famous Journey Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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