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Binner Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of bins, from a derivative of Old English binn ‘bin’, ‘manger’. Welsh: variant of Bonner. German: variant of Binder.

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


Similar surnames: Pinner, Benner, Finner, Tinner, Bonner, Binder, Rinner, Biener

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Where is the Binner family from?

You can see how Binner families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Binner family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Binner families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Binner families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 67% of all the recorded Binner's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Binner families in 1840.
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What did your Binner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Binner. 23% of Binner men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Binner women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Binner were Salesman and Servant.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    23%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farm Laborer
    8%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Domestic
    25%
  • Housewife
    25%
  • Saleswoman
    25%
  • Servant
    25%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Binner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Binner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Binner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Binner. For the veterans among your Binner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Binner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Binner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Binner in 1962 was 64, and 91 in 2004.

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