Karschner Family History

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Karschner Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Karrasch in former West Prussia.

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


Similar surnames: Marschner, Kurschner, Kirchner, Karchner, Kerscher, Mascher, Ascher

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Karschner Family Origin

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Karschner Family Occupations

What did your Karschner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Karschner family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karschner. The most common Karschner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Karschner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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

Karschner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Karschner Life Expectancy

What is the average Karschner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Karschner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Karschner in 1963 was 77, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karschner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Karschner 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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