Edney Name Meaning

English: from a medieval personal name (of which the Latin form was Idonea, feminine Idonia) of unknown origin.

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


Similar surnames: Adney, Gedney, Adey, Eavey, Dey, Berney, Viney, Ney, Janey, Tenney

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Edney Family Origin

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Edney Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Edney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Edney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Edney family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edney.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Edney Historical Records

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Edney Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Edney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Edney in 1955 was 28, and 81 in 2004.

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