Ankney Name Meaning

Swiss German: altered form of Ankner, an occupational name for a dairyman who made and sold butter, from Swiss German anke ‘butter’, ankenen ‘to make butter’.

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List of People with Surname Ankney

As far as we found, there are a total of 1,245 people with the surname Ankney. Among these people surnamed Ankney, there are around 194 different names, with an average of 6 people sharing the same name. Charles Ankney, James Ankney and John Ankney are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Ankney, with 31, 30 and 29 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that Ohio has the greatest number of people surnamed Ankney, with a total of 277 people, and there are a total of 115 different names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ankney, with a total of 242 people and an average of 113 different names.