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Cordner Name Meaning

occupational name from Anglo-Norman French cordewaner ‘cordwainer’, ‘shoemaker’. from an agent derivative of Old French cordon ‘ribbon’, hence an occupational name for a maker or seller of cord or ribbon. occupational name for a worker in fine Spanish kid leather, from an agent derivative of Old French cordoan (see Cordon 2).

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


Similar surnames: Corner, Cordier, Corder, Bordner, Cordes, Carder, Horner, Bodner

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Cordner Family Origin

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Cordner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cordner. A less common occupation for the Cordner family was Keeping House. The most common Cordner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Cordner's were Farmers.

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Cordner Life Expectancy

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