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Carney Genealogy & History

Carney family history originates in Ireland. There are many alternate spellings (such as Kearney, Carny, and Corney), but as Carney it is almost exclusively from County Mayo. The name derives from the Gaelic O'Catharnaigh, meaning the son of the warlike chief. The first recorded family member is Tadgh O'Catharnaigh in 1084 in County Meath. Interestingly, Carney genealogy can also include people with the surname "Fox," since the original O'Catharnaigh chief also had the nickname "An Sionnach," or "the fox," which became another surname. Early American family members include James Corney, who arrived in New York from Liverpool in 1847, during the great potato famine.


Carney Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Carney-- --, 1887November ,1972KY
Ballard Carney-- --, 1882May ,1970WV
Calestine Carney-- --, 1917December 17,2002MA
D Douglass Carney-- --, 1915December 19,2007MO

Carney Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Marion Carney-- --, 1924April 2,2009Renton,WA
F Donald Carney-- --, 1915October 10,1992Kinderhook,NY
G Phyllis Carney-- --, 1919December ,1984Lowell,MA
H Elizabet Carney-- --, 1915November ,1983Audubon,NJ

Carney Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Clyde CarneyLiinda TanyanyiwaFebruary 23,2005Wake, NC
Edward CarneyKathleen ThorsenMarch 13,1970Wake, NC
Robert CarneyEleanor AllenMarch 27,1948Wake, NC
James CarneyLena GayAugust 26,1962Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Carney

823rd: Maloney824th: Goldman
825th: Spears826th: Snider
827th: Donahue828th: Holden
829th: Pearce830th: Valentine
831st: Bernard832nd: Crowley

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