Koerner Family History

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Koerner Name Meaning

occupational name for a grain merchant or possibly for the administrator of a granary, Middle High German körner. nickname for a miller, from a noun derivative of Middle High German kürne ‘mill’. from the personal name Kor(de)ner, a derivative of Konrad, which was altered to Körner.

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


Similar surnames: Kerner, Koerber, Berner, Kirner, Lerner, Kostner, Karner, Koetter

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Koerner Family Origin

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Koerner Family Occupations

What did your Koerner ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Director Foreign Company and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Koerner. 19% of Koerner men worked as a Director Foreign Company and 59% of Koerner women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Koerner were Brick Burner (heavy Wks) and Cleaner dyers Silk Hand

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Director Foreign Company
    19%
  • Architect
    10%
  • Artilling Engineer Retired Small Tolder
    10%
  • Brick Burner (heavy Wks)
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    59%
  • Housekeeper
    12%
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
    12%
  • Cleaner dyers Silk Hand
    6%

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

Koerner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Koerner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koerner 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Koerner. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Koerner. For the veterans among your Koerner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koerner Life Expectancy

What is the average Koerner lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Koerner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Koerner in 1942 was 57, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koerner

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