Last name: CONEY

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CONEY : This last name is indexed 32,172 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CONEY : English: nickname from Middle English cony ‘rabbit’ (a back-formation from conies from Old French conis plural of conil) perhaps for someone thought to resemble a rabbit in some way or who wore rabbit skin or who sold rabbits or their skins. One York trader with this name in 1323 was a peleter or furrier.

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