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Feiner Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Fein. German: occupational name for a refiner and polisher of gold and other metals, from Middle High German vinen ‘to refine, polish, or gild’ (a derivative of vin ‘pure’, ‘pretty’).

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


Similar surnames: Finer, Fenner, Seiner, Zeiner, Fetner, Leiner, Weiner, Reiner, Feller

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Feiner Family Origin

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Feiner Family Occupations

What did your Feiner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feiner. A less common occupation for the Feiner family was Proprietor Of Flouring Mill. The most common Feiner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Feiner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Miller

    9%
  • Proprietor Of Flouring Mill

    9%

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Feiner Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Feiner ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Feiner Life Expectancy

What is the average Feiner lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, Feiner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Feiner in 1957 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feiner 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.

Famous Feiner Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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