Baney Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English bani ‘bony’, from Old English ban ‘bone’. Compare Bain 2. Americanized spelling of south German and Swiss Bä(h)ni, from a pet form of the personal name Bernhard.

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


Similar surnames: Barney, Yaney, Haney, Bane, Baker, Janey, Banes, Basel, Aney, Babey

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Baney Family Origin

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Baney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Butcher

    5%

In 1880, the most common Baney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Baney's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baney. A less common occupation for the Baney family was Butcher.

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Baney Historical Records

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Baney Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Baney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Baney in 1946 was 42, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baney

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