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Beckner Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Bechner, a variant of Becher 2, or of Becker.

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


Similar surnames: Beckler, Leckner, Bekker, Berkner, Buckner, Baecker, Lackner, Beckey

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Beckner Family Origin

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Beckner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Beckner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Beckner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Beckner family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beckner.

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Beckner Historical Records

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Beckner Life Expectancy

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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