Maner Family History

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Maner Name Meaning

(Mäner) occupational name from Middle High German mener ‘cattle driver’. (Mahner) nickname or perhaps an occupational name for a summons server or bill collector.

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

Similar surnames: Maser, Manger, Mader, Mander, Mager, Marner, Mauer, Mayer, Manier

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Maner Family Origin

Where is the Maner family from?

Maner Family Occupations

What did your Maner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Maner family was Needle Woman. The most common Maner occupation in the UK was Labourer In Wire Wks. 25% of Maner's were Labourer In Wire Wkss. Labourer In Wire Wks, Lt.Colonel Retired List (Army Off) and Malster & Occupier Of 8 Acres Of Land Employing 1 Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maner.

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  • Labourer In Wire Wks

  • Lt.Colonel Retired List (Army Off)

  • Malster & Occupier Of 8 Acres Of Land Employing 1 Man

  • Needle Woman


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Maner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Maner Historical Records

What Maner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Maner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Maner

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Maner. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Maner. For the veterans among your Maner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maner Life Expectancy

What is the average Maner lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Maner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Maner in 1947 was 41, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maner ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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