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Planer Family History

Planer Name Meaning
South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Plan in Bohemia (Czech Planá).South German and Austrian (Tyrol): from Middle High German plan ‘open space’, ‘plain’; a topographic name for someone living on a plateau, or a habitational name from a farm named with this word.

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

12,361 Historical Documents with Planer on Ancestry.com
3,166 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,028 Military Records
518 Immigration Records
2,753 Census and Voter Lists
4,896 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Planer Families

  • Number of Planer families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Planer families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Planer last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Planer census records

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Planer Family Origin

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Planer Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Planer

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Planer Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Planer census records

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Planer Civil War Service Records

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