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Glenny Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived in a valley, Gaelic an Ghleanna ‘of the glen’.

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


Similar surnames: Glen, Glynn, Denny, Kenny, Glenn, Greany, Glenna, Clenney, Lenney

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Glenny Family Origin

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Glenny Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • School

    16%
  • C...

    5%
  • Clerk

    5%

In 1881, the most common Glenny occupation in Canada was Farmer. 37% of Glenny's were Farmers. Farmer, School and C... were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glenny. A less common occupation for the Glenny family was Clerk.

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Glenny Historical Records

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Glenny Life Expectancy

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