Arner Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German arnaere ‘reaper’, ‘day laborer’ (from arn ‘harvest’). Swiss German: habitational name for someone from a place called Arn, near Zürich.

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


Similar surnames: Farner, Arber, Garner, Kroner, Varner, Marner, Arney, Arne, Harner

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Arner Family Origin

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Arner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, the most common Arner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Arner's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arner. A less common occupation for the Arner family was Keeping House.

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Arner Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Arner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Arner in 1946 was 48, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arner

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