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Kaney Family History

Kaney Name Meaning
Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Köhner (see Kuehner) or of König (see Koenig).

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

17,492 Historical Documents with Kaney on Ancestry.ca
4,072 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
761 Military Records
698 Immigration Records
5,698 Census and Voter Lists
6,263 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kaney Families

  • Number of Kaney families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Kaney families
     2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1851 Canada Census Data

Kaney census records

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Kaney Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.ca. You can find out where the majority of the Kaney families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Kaney Immigration Information (CA)

from the Canadian Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Kaney families immigrated to Canada. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Kaney Family Occupations

from 1881 CA Census Data

Kaney census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Kaney ancestors, such as occupation.

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Military Service by Kaney

Did the Kaneys fight in a war? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation and even physical descriptions.

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