Twiner Family History

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Twiner Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of thread or twine, an agent derivative of Old English twinen ‘to twine’.

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

Similar surnames: Twine, Tinner, Miner, Turner, Hiner, Tinder, Winter, Viner, Steiner

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Twiner Family Origin

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Twiner Family Occupations

What did your Twiner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Twiner occupation in the UK was Ag Labourer. 4% of Twiner's were Ag Labourers. A less common occupation for the Twiner family was Boot Maker. Ag Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Beerhouse Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Twiner.

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  • Ag Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Beerhouse Keeper

  • Boot Maker


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

Twiner Historical Records

What Twiner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Twiner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Twiner 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 Twiner

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Twiner. 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 Twiner. For the veterans among your Twiner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Twiner Life Expectancy

What is the average Twiner lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Twiner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Twiner in 1964 was 64, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Twiner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Twiner 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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