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Finner Name Meaning

German: ethnic name for a Finn (see Finn 3) or a topographic name, from an agent derivative of Old High German fenni, Middle Low German and Old Frisian fenne ‘bog’ (see Fenn). English: possibly a variant of Fenner.

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


Similar surnames: Fenner, Finne, Pinner, Fonner, Finger, Zinner, Tinner, Sinner, Binner

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Finner Family Origin

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Finner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Day Labor

    7%
  • Ore Miner

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Finner family was Ore Miner. The most common Finner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Finner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Day Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Finner.

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Finner Historical Records

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Finner Life Expectancy

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