Forner Family History

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Forner Name Meaning

Italian (Venetian): variant of Fornaro. Catalan: occupational name for a baker, Catalan forner (from Late Latin furnarius, a derivative of furnus ‘oven’), cognate with 1 above.

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

Similar surnames: Furner, Fortner, Fornes, Forni, Horner, Borner, Fonner, Corner

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Forner Family Origin

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Forner Family Occupations

What did your Forner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Forner occupation in the UK was Coal Teamer (Cartman). 100% of Forner's were Coal Teamer (Cartman)s.

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  • Coal Teamer (Cartman)


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

Forner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Forner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Forner 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Forner. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Forner. For the veterans among your Forner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Forner Life Expectancy

What is the average Forner lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Forner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Forner in 1946 was 64, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Forner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Forner 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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