Christner Family History

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Christner Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of German Kristner or of Christiner, both variants of Christian.

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

Similar surnames: Rittner, Christen, Christle, Chrisler, Christine, Critzer, Christal

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Christner Family Origin

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Christner Family Occupations

What did your Christner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Christner family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christner. The most common Christner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Christner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Christner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Christner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Christner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Christnercensus 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 601 immigration records available for the last name Christner. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Christner. For the veterans among your Christner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Christner Life Expectancy

What is the average Christner lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Christner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Christner in 1958 was 66, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Christner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Christner 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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