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Where is the Gorney family from?
You can see how Gorney families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gorney family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Gorney families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Gorney families living in Kentucky. This was about 40% of all the recorded Gorney's in USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Gorney families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gorney surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Gorney. 30% of Gorney men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Gorney women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gorney were Truck Driver and Nurse. .