Zaner Family History

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Zaner Name Meaning

Jewish: variant of Saner.

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


Similar surnames: Zane, Zander, Zanger, Kaner, Kasner, Laner, Haner, Zager, Zuker

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Zaner Family Origin

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Zaner Family Occupations

What did your Zaner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zaner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Zaner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Zaner family was At Home. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zaner.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • At Home

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Zaner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zaner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zaner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Zaner. 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 Zaner. For the veterans among your Zaner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zaner Life Expectancy

What is the average Zaner lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Zaner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Zaner in 1959 was 56, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zaner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zaner 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.

Famous Zaner Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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