Champney Family History

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Champney Name Meaning

English: regional name for someone from Champagne in France, from Old French champeneis (see Champagne).

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


Similar surnames: Champagne, Campen, Charney, Chaney, Hackney, Charley, Chancey

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Champney Family Origin

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Champney Family Occupations

What did your Champney ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Champney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Champney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Champney family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Champney.

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Champney Historical Records

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Champney Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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