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Herner Name Meaning

North German: habitational name for someone from Herne in Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Berner, Henner, Gerner, Horner, Ferner, Lerner, Herder, Herzer

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Herner Family Origin

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Herner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Herner family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herner. The most common Herner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Herner's were Farmers.

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Herner Historical Records

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Herner Life Expectancy

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