Werner Family History

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Werner Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of the Germanic elements war(in) ‘guard’ + heri, hari ‘army’. Compare Warner.

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


Similar surnames: Warner, Berner, Weiker, Werder, Derner, Keiner, Gerner, Lerner

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Werner Family Origin

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Werner Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    18%
  • Commercial Clerk

    7%
  • African East India Mercht

    4%
  • Annuitant

    4%

In 1881, the most common Werner occupation in the UK was Baker. 18% of Werner's were Bakers. Baker, Commercial Clerk and African East India Mercht were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Werner. A less common occupation for the Werner family was Annuitant.

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Werner Historical Records

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Werner Life Expectancy

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Famous Werner Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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