Ahner Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Germanic an ‘stream’ or ‘fen’ (see Ahn 2) + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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

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Ahner Family Origin

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Ahner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Book Drucker

    6%

In 1880, the most common Ahner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Ahner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ahner. A less common occupation for the Ahner family was Book Drucker.

Source: Census data for Ahner | Data not to scale

Ahner Historical Records

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Ahner Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Ahner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ahner in 1955 was 57, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ahner

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