Erny Name Meaning

Altered form of German Erne. French: habitational name from a place in the Pas-de-Calais, so named from the Germanic personal name Erno + the Latin suffix -iacum.

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


Similar surnames: Cerny, Berry, Merry, Erno, Arney, Terry, Troy, Bern, Perna, Arno

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Erny Family Origin

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Erny Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    27%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • At Home

    9%
  • Basket Maker

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Erny family was Basket Maker. The most common Erny occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Erny's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erny.

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Erny Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Erny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Erny in 1955 was 50, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erny

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