Canny Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cana (see McCann).

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

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Canny Family Origin

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Canny Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Miner

    5%

In 1880, the most common Canny occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Canny's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Canny. A less common occupation for the Canny family was Miner.

Source: Census data for Canny | Data not to scale

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Canny Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Canny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Canny in 1962 was 69, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Canny

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