Charney Family History

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Charney Name Meaning

French: topographic name from a derivative of charne, a dialect variant of Old French charme ‘hornbeam’, ‘witch elm’. Americanized spelling of Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) Czarny.

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


Similar surnames: Cherny, Churney, Cherney, Charley, Chaney, Carne, Charnley, Chorney

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Charney Family Origin

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Charney Family Occupations

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  • Book Keeper Clk

    25%
  • Bookkeeper

    25%
  • Card Room Hand

    25%
  • Stoker At Gas Works

    25%

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In 1881, the most common Charney occupation in the UK was Book Keeper Clk. 25% of Charney's were Book Keeper Clks. Book Keeper Clk, Bookkeeper and Card Room Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Charney. A less common occupation for the Charney family was Stoker At Gas Works.

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Charney Historical Records

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Charney Life Expectancy

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