Binney Family History
Binney Name Meaning
English (Cornwall): variant of Benney . English: from a Middle English personal name Bin(n)y (Old English Bynni of uncertain origin) also sometimes appearing as Middle English Bynne. Scottish: habitational name from Binny in Uphall West Lothian named in Gaelic as Beinnach from beinn ‘hill’ + the locative suffix -ach. English: occasionally a topographic name for someone who lived on land enclosed by a bend in a river from Old English binnan ēa ‘within the river’ or a habitational name from any of the places in Kent called Binney and Binny which have this origin.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022