Egner Name Meaning

South German: from a Germanic personal name formed with the element agi ‘point (of a sword)’. Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead so named, of unexplained origin.

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


Similar surnames: Egger, Regner, Agner, Eger, Hegner, Eder, Deger, Jenner, Ebner

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Egner Family Origin

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Egner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Egner. A less common occupation for the Egner family was Keeping House. The most common Egner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Egner's were Farmers.

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Egner Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Egner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Egner in 1941 was 44, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Egner

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