Kirner Family History

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Kirner Name Meaning

from an agent derivative of Middle High German kürne ‘mill’, hence an occupational name for a miller or a topographic name for someone living near a mill. regional variant of Kerner.

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


Similar surnames: Birner, Kerner, Karner, Kinner, Berner, Hirner, Risner, Kroner

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Kirner Family Origin

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Kirner Family Occupations

What did your Kirner ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Actq Foreman Salt Glass storeman Goods and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kirner. 6% of Kirner men worked as an Actq Foreman Salt Glass storeman Goods and 47% of Kirner women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kirner were Clockmaker and Chambermaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Actq Foreman Salt Glass storeman Goods
    6%
  • Bank Clerk
    6%
  • Builders Labourer (retire
    6%
  • Clockmaker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    47%
  • Bookkeeper
    4%
  • Box Maker Carboard
    4%
  • Chambermaid
    4%

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

Kirner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kirner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kirner 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 726 immigration records available for the last name Kirner. 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 Kirner. For the veterans among your Kirner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kirner Life Expectancy

What is the average Kirner lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kirner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kirner in 1959 was 49, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kirner

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