Karshner Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Karshner Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Karschner or possibly Kirchner. variant of the Jewish surname Kurschner.

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


Similar surnames: Kershner, Kirshner, Kashner, Kartchner, Cashner, Karner, Hershner

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Karshner Family Origin

Where is the Karshner family from?

SHOW MORE

Karshner Family Occupations

What did your Karshner ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, the most common Karshner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Karshner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Karshner family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karshner.

Source: Census data for Karshner | Data not to scale

Karshner Historical Records

What Karshner family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Karshner ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Karshner

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Karshner Life Expectancy

What is the average Karshner lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Karshner 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Karshner Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Look up another name