Diener Family History

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Diener Name Meaning

occupational name for a council official, Middle High German dienære. In larger centers of population, the term was also used to denote a representative of the local tradespeople. from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Degenher, a compound of Old High German degan ‘warrior’, ‘vassal’ + her ‘noble’, ‘esteemed’.

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


Similar surnames: Dieker, Diemer, Rieber, Biener, Dienes, Fieger, Dieter, Kieser

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Diener Family Origin

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Diener Family Occupations

What did your Diener ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chef and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Diener. 13% of Diener men worked as a Chef and 67% of Diener women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Diener were Physician and Secondary School Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chef
    13%
  • Hotel Manager Without Work
    13%
  • Manufacturers Agent (retired)
    13%
  • Physician
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Completely Invalided
    12%
  • Domestic Servant
    12%
  • Secondary School Secretary
    12%

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

Diener Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Diener. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diener 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Diener. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Diener. For the veterans among your Diener ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diener Life Expectancy

What is the average Diener lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Diener life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Diener in 1944 was 32, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diener

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