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Edney Family History

Edney Name Meaning
English: from a medieval personal name (of which the Latin form was Idonea, feminine Idonia) of unknown origin.

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

164,225 Historical Documents with Edney on Ancestry.com
38,056 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,259 Military Records
2,171 Immigration Records
31,169 Census and Voter Lists
89,570 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Edney Families

  • Number of Edney families
     25 - 47
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Edney families
     192 - 381
     65 - 191
     1 - 64
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Edney families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Edney census records

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Edney Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Edney families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Edney Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Edney

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Edney Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Edney census records

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Edney Civil War Service Records

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