Marney Family History

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Marney Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Marigni in La Manche, so called from the Gallo-Roman personal name Marinius + the locative suffix -acum.

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

Similar surnames: Varney, Farney, Tawney, Darney, Marcey, Marley, Barney, Mauney, Arney

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Marney Family Origin

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Marney Family Occupations

What did your Marney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Marney family was Carpenter. The most common Marney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Marney's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marney.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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Marney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Marney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Marney. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Marney. For the veterans among your Marney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marney Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Marney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Marney in 1948 was 55, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marney ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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