Lahner Family History

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Lahner Name Meaning

German and Hungarian: habitational name for someone from any of various places called Lahn in Hungary and Germany. In southern Germany and Austria, Lahn denotes a place where there had been an avalanche or landslide, from Middle High German laen, lene ‘avalanche’.

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


Similar surnames: Hahner, Lohner, Lachner, Lehner, Ladner, Laufer, Lackner, Rahner

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Lahner Family Origin

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Lahner Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Plasterer

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lahner family was Plasterer. The most common Lahner occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Lahner's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lahner.

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Lahner Historical Records

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Lahner Life Expectancy

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