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Franey Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by an ash grove, from a collective form of Frain. Possibly an Americanized spelling of French Frênay, Fresnay, cognate with 1.

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


Similar surnames: Graney, Frane, Rasey, Rabey, Fraley, Frazee, Franek, Brandy, Draney

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Franey Family Origin

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Franey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farmers Son

    17%
  • Fu...Nare Man

    8%
  • Hotel Keeper

    8%

In 1881, farmer, Farmers Son and Fu...Nare Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Franey. The most common Franey occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Franey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Franey family was Hotel Keeper.

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Franey Historical Records

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Franey Life Expectancy

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