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Henner Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Hennor in Herefordshire or Heanor in Derbyshire, named in Old English with hean (dative cases of heah ‘high’) + ofer ‘ridge’. German: patronymic from Henne 1 and 3 or a variant of Henne 2. German: habitational name from Hänner in Säckingen, Henne in Saxony, or Hennen in Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Henney, Penner, Venner, Jenner, Henne, Denner, Benner, Kenner, Hegner

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Henner Family Origin

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Henner Family Occupations

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  • Boot And Shoe Manufacturerer Employing 5 Men And 1 Boy

    13%
  • Builder

    13%
  • Butcher (Master)

    13%
  • Engineer

    13%

In 1881, Boot And Shoe Manufacturerer Employing 5 Men And 1 Boy, Builder and Butcher (Master) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henner. The most common Henner occupation in the UK was Boot And Shoe Manufacturerer Employing 5 Men And 1 Boy. 13% of Henner's were Boot And Shoe Manufacturerer Employing 5 Men And 1 Boys. A less common occupation for the Henner family was Engineer.

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Henner Historical Records

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Henner Life Expectancy

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