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Kantner Name Meaning

habitational name from either of the places named Kanten, in former East Prussia or Silesia. occupational name for someone who made wooden racks or trestles for beer and wine barrels, from an agent derivative of Middle High German ganter, kanter ‘barrel rack’.

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

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Kantner Family Origin

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Kantner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Kantner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Kantner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kantner family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kantner.

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Kantner Life Expectancy

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