Ranney Family History

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Ranney Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and northern Irish Rainey.

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

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Ranney Family Origin

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Ranney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Physician

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ranney family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ranney. The most common Ranney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Ranney's were Farmers.

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Ranney Historical Records

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Ranney Life Expectancy

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Famous Ranney Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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