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Banker Name Meaning

English: topographic name from northern Middle English bank(e) ‘hillside slope’, ‘riverbank’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant (see Banks). Scottish: habitational name from Bankier in Stirlingshire. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Polish bankier ‘banker’. German (Bänker): occupational name from an agent derivative of Middle Low German banc ‘bench’, ‘counter’ (see Bank).

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


Similar surnames: Backer, Anker, Barker, Banner, Baker, Mander, Bankert, Ranger, Barber

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Banker Family Origin

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Banker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Banker family was Carpenter. The most common Banker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Banker's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Banker.

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Banker Historical Records

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Banker Life Expectancy

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