Hanney Family History

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Hanney Name Meaning

English: habitational name from East and West Hanney in southern Oxfordshire (formerly in Berkshire), named with Old English hana ‘cock’, ‘male bird’ + eg ‘island’ or ‘land between streams’.

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


Similar surnames: Haney, Henney, Hanley, Hatley, Manley, Arney, Hanny, Harney, Janney

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Hanney Family Origin

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Hanney Family Occupations

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  • Brick Moulder

    20%
  • Editor

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Stevedore

    20%

In 1881, the most common Hanney occupation in Canada was Brick Moulder. 20% of Hanney's were Brick Moulders. Brick Moulder, Editor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanney. A less common occupation for the Hanney family was Stevedore.

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Hanney Historical Records

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Hanney Life Expectancy

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