Derner Family History

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Derner Name Meaning

variant of Dern, the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant. from an old personal name (see Dern 1). possibly from Dürner or Döner, southern and northern variants of standard German Türmer, an occupational name for a watchman, someone who manned a tower, German Turm (see Dermer).

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

Similar surnames: Berner, Dermer, Deaner, Lerner, Kerner, Depner, Denner, Dehner

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Derner Family Origin

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Derner Family Occupations

What did your Derner ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Mail Porter G P O and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Derner. 50% of Derner men worked as a Mail Porter G P O and 40% of Derner women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Derner were Wool Merchant and Householder Only

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Mail Porter G P O
  • Wool Merchant

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Anpaid Domestic Duties
  • House Parlourmaid
  • Householder Only

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

Derner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Derner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Derner 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 623 immigration records available for the last name Derner. 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 376 military records available for the last name Derner. For the veterans among your Derner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Derner Life Expectancy

What is the average Derner lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Derner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Derner in 1957 was 46, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Derner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Derner 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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