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Whinery Name Meaning

English: probably either a topographic name from Middle English whin ‘whin’, ‘gorse’ (Old Norse hvin) + wra(y) ‘nook or corner of land’ (Old Norse vrá), or a habitational name from Whinneray in Gosforth, Cumbria, which may have the same origin.

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


Similar surnames: Whitney, Hiner, Wainer, Chantry, Chenery, Weiher, Twiner, Whinnery

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Whinery Family Origin

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Whinery Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • K. House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whinery. The most common Whinery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Whinery's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Whinery family was K. House.

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Whinery Historical Records

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Whinery Life Expectancy

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