Hirner Family History

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Hirner Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a swamp, German Hirn, or on a horn (of land) (see Hirn). possibly a variant of Hürner, itself a variant of Hörner (see Horner).

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


Similar surnames: Horner, Kirner, Hiner, Berner, Birner, Herner, Finner, Rinner, Hiller

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Hirner Family Origin

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Hirner Family Occupations

What did your Hirner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Cabinet Workman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hirner. A less common occupation for the Hirner family was Cattle Pouder Mfg. The most common Hirner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Hirner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Cabinet Workman

    8%
  • Cattle Pouder Mfg

    8%

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

Hirner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hirner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hirner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hirner. 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 Hirner. For the veterans among your Hirner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hirner Life Expectancy

What is the average Hirner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hirner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hirner in 1962 was 74, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hirner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hirner 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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