Pinner Family History

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Pinner Name Meaning

English and North German: occupational name for a maker of pins or pegs (or alternatively, in the case of the German name, a metonymic occupational name for a shoemaker), a derivative of Pinn, with the addition of the agent suffix -er. English: occupational name for a maker or user of combs, Anglo-Norman French peigner, an agent derivative of peigne ‘comb’. English: habitational name from Pinner, now part of northwest London, which derives its name from Old English pinn ‘pin’, ‘peg’ + ora ‘slope’, ‘ridge’, describing a projecting hill spur. Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Pinne (Polish Pniewy) near Poznan. German: habitational name for someone from a place called Pinnan or Pinne.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Penner, Pinter, Tinner, Kinner, Finner, Spinner, Binner, Linner

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Pinner Family Origin

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Pinner Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    4%
  • Farm Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Laborer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Pinner occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Pinner's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Pinner family was Agricultural Laborer. Agricultural Labourer, Ag Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pinner.

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