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Conyer Name Meaning

metathesized form of the occupational name Coyner. possibly an occupational name for a dealer in rabbits or rabbit skins, from an agent derivative of Middle English cony ‘rabbit’ (see Coney).

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


Similar surnames: Conner, Coney, Cogger, Center, Comer, Coyer, Canner, Denyer, Cryer

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Conyer Family Origin

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Conyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farm Hand

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Conyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Conyer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Conyer family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conyer.

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Conyer Historical Records

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Conyer Life Expectancy

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