Reaney Family History

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Reaney Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of Rainey. English (Sheffield): habitational name from Ranah Stones in Thurlstone, South Yorkshire, named with Old Norse hrafn ‘raven’ + haugr ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Raney, Reney, Seaney, Romney, Keaney, Ready, Draney, Teaney, Penney

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Reaney Family Origin

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Reaney Family Occupations

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  • Table Knife Hafter

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Scythe Smith

    3%
  • Table Blade Grinder

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Reaney family was Table Blade Grinder. The most common Reaney occupation in the UK was Table Knife Hafter. 5% of Reaney's were Table Knife Hafters. Table Knife Hafter, Coal Miner and Scythe Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reaney.

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Reaney Historical Records

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Reaney Life Expectancy

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