Cherney Family History

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Cherney Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Czech Cerný (see Cerny), Ukrainian Cernej, or some other Slavic name meaning ‘black’, probably denoting someone with a swarthy complexion or dark hair.

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


Similar surnames: Cherny, Churney, Cherne, Cerney, Chorney, Cerny, Chernesky, Cerne

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Cherney Family Origin

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Cherney Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Cherney occupation in Canada was Cabinet Maker. 100% of Cherney's were Cabinet Makers.

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Cherney Historical Records

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Cherney Life Expectancy

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