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Early Origins of the Charny family
The surname Charny was first found in Austria
, where since ancient times the Cherney family made important contributions to the development of the district. Being prominent in social affairs, the family formed alliances with other notable families during the region's most turbulent events.
Early History of the Charny family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Charny research.Another 227 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1800, 1791, 1857, 1880 and 1793 are included under the topic Early Charny History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Charny Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Cherney, Chernay, Cherne, Czerne, Czerney, Czerny, Czernay, Chernie, Chernee, Charnie, Charnee, Charney, Charnay, Czarny, Charni, Charny, Czarni, Cerney and many more.
Early Notables of the Charny family (pre 1700)
During this period prominent bearers of the name Charny were Karl Czerny (1791-1857), who was a student of Beethoven and who afterward became a great pianist and teacher... Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Charny Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Charny family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas Cerney, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1848. M. Charney settled in Texas around the middle of the nineteenth century; while John Czerny settled in America in 1871..