Carner Family History

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Carner Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Karner or Körner (see Koerner). Possibly also English: variant of Corner.

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

Similar surnames: Karner, Corner, Carver, Garner, Cartner, Carsner, Carper, Casner

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Carner Family Origin

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Carner Family Occupations

What did your Carner ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Carner. 39% of Carner men worked as a General Labourer and 89% of Carner women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carner were Builders Labourer and Household Work Unpaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Labourer Heavy Worker
  • Farmer
  • Builders Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Dressmaker
  • Household Work Unpaid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Carner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Carner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Carner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Carner. For the veterans among your Carner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carner Life Expectancy

What is the average Carner lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Carner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Carner in 1954 was 45, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carner ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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