Yaney Family History

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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

What did your Yaney ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Book Folder was the top reported job for people in the UK named Yaney. 50% of Yaney women worked as a Book Folder

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Book Folder
  • Drawing Frame Tenter (bott

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

Yaney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yaney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yaney 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 107 immigration records available for the last name Yaney. 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 383 military records available for the last name Yaney. For the veterans among your Yaney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yaney Life Expectancy

What is the average Yaney lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yaney 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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