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Kanney Family History

Kanney Name Meaning
Scottish, Irish, or English: unexplained; perhaps a variant of Keaney. dktent, kh; 1881 census has 3.

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

8,412 Historical Documents with Kanney on Ancestry.com
2,121 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
357 Military Records
316 Immigration Records
3,427 Census and Voter Lists
2,191 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kanney Families

  • Number of Kanney families
     14 - 26
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kanney families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Kanney last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kanney census records

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Kanney Family Origin

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Kanney Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Kanney

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Kanney Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kanney census records

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Kanney Civil War Service Records

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