Champney Family History

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Champney Name Meaning

English: regional name for someone from Champagne in France, from Old French champeneis (see Champagne).

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


Similar surnames: Champagne, Campen, Charney, Chaney, Hackney, Charley, Chancey

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Champney Family Origin

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Champney Family Occupations

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  • Brakeman

    20%
  • Butcher

    20%
  • Going To School

    20%
  • Labourer

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Champney family was Labourer. The most common Champney occupation in Canada was Brakeman. 20% of Champney's were Brakemans. Brakeman, Butcher and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Champney.

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Champney Historical Records

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Champney Life Expectancy

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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