Costner Family History

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Costner Name Meaning

Respelling of German Kostner or Kastner.

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


Similar surnames: Cosner, Castner, Kostner, Cortner, Kastner, Cotner, Kestner, Coster

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Costner Family Origin

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Costner Family Occupations

What did your Costner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Costner. 15% of Costner men worked as a Farmer and 6% of Costner women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Costner were Farming and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    15%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Carpenter
    3%
  • Farming
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    6%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Spinner
    5%
  • Stenographer
    5%

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

Costner Historical Records

What Costner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Costner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Costner 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 258 immigration records available for the last name Costner. 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 Costner. For the veterans among your Costner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Costner Life Expectancy

What is the average Costner lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Costner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Costner in 1949 was 67, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Costner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Costner 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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