Hahner Family History

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Hahner Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a poultry farmer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German hane ‘rooster’. German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Hahn or Hag. German (Hähner): see Haener.

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

Similar surnames: Hafner, Lahner, Haner, Kasner, Harner, Hohner, Mahler, Haber, Hamer

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Hahner Family Origin

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Hahner Family Occupations

What did your Hahner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hahner family was Carpenter. The most common Hahner occupation in the USA was Laborer. 15% of Hahner's were Laborers. Laborer, Barber and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hahner.

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  • Laborer

  • Barber

  • Boot Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Hahner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hahner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hahner 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 559 immigration records available for the last name Hahner. 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 Hahner. For the veterans among your Hahner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hahner Life Expectancy

What is the average Hahner lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Hahner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hahner in 1961 was 59, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hahner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hahner 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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