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Devany Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Devaney.

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

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Devany Family Origin

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Devany Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Grocer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Devany family was Grocer. The most common Devany occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Devany's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Devany.

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Devany Historical Records

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Devany Life Expectancy

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