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Legner Family Origin

Where is the Legner family from?

Legner Family Occupations

What did your Legner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Legner occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 20% of Legner's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Legner family was Sews For Tailor. Cabinet Maker, Farmer and Keeps Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Legner.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeps Saloon

    10%
  • Sews For Tailor

    10%

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

Legner Historical Records

What Legner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Legner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Legner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Legner

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Legner. 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 Legner. For the veterans among your Legner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Legner Life Expectancy

What is the average Legner lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Legner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Legner in 1946 was 37, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Legner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Legner 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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