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Nednay Family History

Nednay Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Gedney, Bednar, Neenan, Edney, Nedley, Senay, Leday, Redcay, Nedza

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Where is the Nednay family from?

You can see how Nednay families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nednay family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there was 1 Nednay family living in Gloucestershire. This was 100% of all the recorded Nednay's in the UK. Gloucestershire had the highest population of Nednay families in 1891.
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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Nednay ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 1 census records available for the last name Nednay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nednay census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Nednay. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Nednay. For the veterans among your Nednay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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