Criner Family History

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Criner Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Kriner, Kreiner, or Greiner.

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


Similar surnames: Griner, Riner, Crider, Criger, Briner, Croner, Kriner, Craner, Rines

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Criner Family Origin

Where is the Criner family from?

Criner Family Occupations

What did your Criner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Criner family was At Home. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Criner. The most common Criner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Criner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • At Home

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Criner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Criner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Criner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Criner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Criner

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Criner. 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 Card

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

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Criner Life Expectancy

What is the average Criner lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Criner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Criner in 1947 was 46, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Criner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Criner ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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