Widney Family History

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Widney Name Meaning

Variant of English Whitney.

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

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Widney Family Origin

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Widney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Minister

    6%

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

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Widney Historical Records

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Widney Life Expectancy

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Famous Widney Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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