Yaney Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jähne, from a short form of the personal name Johannes (see John).

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


Similar surnames: Baney, Yanez, Haney, Yankey, Janey, Maney, Kaney, Rabey, Daney

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Yaney Family Origin

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Yaney Family Occupations

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  • Confectioner

    100%

In 1881, the most common Yaney occupation in the UK was Confectioner. 100% of Yaney's were Confectioners.

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Yaney Historical Records

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Yaney Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Yaney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Yaney in 1952 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yaney

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