Hurney Family History

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Hurney Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of a Gaelic name, possibly Ó hUrnaidhe ‘descendant of Urnaidhe’, though MacLysaght considers this to be doubtful.

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


Similar surnames: Harney, Hurley, Burney, Murley, Harley, Hulvey, Tunney, Hussey

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Hurney Family Origin

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Hurney Family Occupations

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  • Brick Mason

    21%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Foreman In Shoe & Boot Fact.

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hurney family was Foreman In Shoe & Boot Fact.. Brick Mason, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hurney. The most common Hurney occupation in the USA was Brick Mason. 21% of Hurney's were Brick Masons.

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Hurney Life Expectancy

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