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Carney Surname History

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Carney Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

Ireland

Carney Meaning & Etymology

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Catharnaigh ‘descendant of Catharnach’, a byname meaning ‘warlike’.Irish: reduced form of McCarney.Irish: variant of Cairney.Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cearnaigh ‘descendant of Cearnach’. Compare Kearney.

Carney Life Expectancy

According to our database of 14,556 people with the last name Carney that have a birth and death date listed:

Life Expectancy

68.6
years

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Most Common Carney First Names

According to our database of 22,331 people with the last name Carney that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • John 6.0%
  • James 4.7%
  • Mary 3.8%
  • William 3.5%
  • Thomas 3.1%
  • Joseph 1.7%
  • Robert 1.7%
  • Margaret 1.6%
  • Edward 1.5%
  • Michael 1.5%
  • Charles 1.3%
  • Patrick 1.3%
  • George 1.0%
  • Catherine 1.0%
  • Elizabeth 0.9%
  • Francis 0.8%
  • Helen 0.8%
  • Richard 0.8%
  • Frank 0.7%
  • Anna 0.6%
  • Dorothy 0.5%
  • Harry 0.5%
  • Daniel 0.5%
  • Henry 0.5%
  • Donald 0.5%
  • Alice 0.5%
  • Peter 0.5%
  • Ann 0.5%
  • Annie 0.5%
  • Walter 0.4%
  • Ellen 0.4%
  • Martin 0.4%
  • Eugene 0.4%
  • Harold 0.4%
  • J 0.4%
  • Sarah 0.4%
  • Bridget 0.3%
  • Marie 0.3%
  • Agnes 0.3%
  • Arthur 0.3%
  • Frances 0.3%
  • David 0.3%
  • Ruth 0.3%
  • Raymond 0.3%
  • Rose 0.3%
  • Florence 0.3%
  • Bernard 0.3%
  • Julia 0.3%
  • Virginia 0.3%
  • Paul 0.3%

Carney Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

Carnie, MacCarney, McCarney, O'Carney, Kearney.

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