Marney Family History

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Marney Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Marigni in La Manche, so called from the Gallo-Roman personal name Marinius + the locative suffix -acum.

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

Similar surnames: Varney, Farney, Tawney, Darney, Marcey, Marley, Barney, Mauney, Arney

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Marney Family Origin

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Marney Family Occupations

What did your Marney ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Marney. 7% of Marney men worked as a General Labourer and 44% of Marney women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marney were Stevedore (heavy Worker) and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Stevedore (heavy Worker)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cotton Weaver
  • Housewife
  • Incapacitated

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Marney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Marney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Marney. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Marney. For the veterans among your Marney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marney Life Expectancy

What is the average Marney lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Marney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Marney in 1948 was 55, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marney ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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