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Derner Family History

Derner Name Meaning
variant of Dern, the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant.from an old personal name (see Dern 1).possibly from Dürner or Döner, southern and northern variants of standard German Türmer, an occupational name for a watchman, someone who manned a tower, German Turm (see Dermer).

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

9,832 Historical Documents with Derner on Ancestry.com
2,758 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
341 Military Records
581 Immigration Records
3,470 Census and Voter Lists
2,682 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Derner Families

  • Number of Derner families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Derner families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Derner last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Derner Family Origin

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Derner Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Derner

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Derner Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Derner census records

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Derner Civil War Service Records

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