Kaner Family History

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Kaner Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kanner. Possibly a respelling of German Kanner or Köhner (see Kuehner).

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


Similar surnames: Kasner, Kane, Kaney, Karner, Kamer, Kiner, Kanter, Kafer, Haner

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Kaner Family Origin

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Kaner Family Occupations

What did your Kaner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kaner. A less common occupation for the Kaner family was Painter. The most common Kaner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Kaner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Painter

    14%

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

Kaner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kaner Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaner lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kaner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kaner in 1956 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kaner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kaner 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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