Lachney Family History
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Lachney Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of the Swiss and Austrian family name Lachnicht, apparently a nickname for a miserable person, meaning ‘does not laugh’. In the U.S., this is a southern name, found almost exclusively in LA.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lachner, Hackney, Lackner, Rachel, Gautney, Yackley, Lahner, Sawhney