Durner Family History

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Durner Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Dürn, a place in Bavaria, or Dürnau in Württemberg. variant of Turner.

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


Similar surnames: Dunner, Dorner, Dubner, Murner, Turner, Derner, Gerner, Deubner

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Durner Family Origin

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Durner Family Occupations

What did your Durner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Tailor and B. Stone Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durner. A less common occupation for the Durner family was Barber. The most common Durner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Durner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • B. Stone Cutter

    5%
  • Barber

    5%

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

Durner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Durner. 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 Durner. For the veterans among your Durner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Durner Life Expectancy

What is the average Durner lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Durner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Durner in 1957 was 60, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Durner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Durner 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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