Knerr Name Meaning

German: variant of Knörr (see Knorr).

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

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Knerr Family Origin

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Knerr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Knerr family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knerr. The most common Knerr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Knerr's were Farmers.

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Knerr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Knerr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Knerr in 1951 was 38, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knerr

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