Kaner Family History

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Kaner Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kanner. Possibly a respelling of German Kanner or Köhner (see Kuehner).

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

Similar surnames: Kasner, Kane, Kaney, Karner, Kamer, Kiner, Kanter, Kafer, Haner

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Kaner Family Origin

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Kaner Family Occupations

What did your Kaner ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Kaner. 67% of Kaner women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Secretarial Clerk

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

Kaner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Kaner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaner 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 Kaner. 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 635 military records available for the last name Kaner. For the veterans among your Kaner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaner Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaner lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kaner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kaner in 1956 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

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