Kirchner Family History

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Kirchner Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German kirchenaere ‘sexton’, hence an occupational name for a priest, an assistant at a church, or the administrator of church property and possessions. German and Czech: habitational name for someone from a place called Kirchen.

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


Similar surnames: Kircher, Karchner, Kirchberg, Bircher, Kelchner, Kirner, Kirchmeier

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Kirchner Family Origin

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Kirchner Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    20%
  • Engraver In Wood (Artiz)

    20%
  • In Receipt Of Dividends

    20%
  • Photographic Work

    20%

In 1881, the most common Kirchner occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 20% of Kirchner's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, Engraver In Wood (Artiz) and In Receipt Of Dividends were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirchner. A less common occupation for the Kirchner family was Photographic Work.

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Kirchner Historical Records

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Kirchner Life Expectancy

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