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Legner Name Meaning

South German: variant of Lechner.

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

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Legner Family Origin

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Legner Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeps Saloon

    10%
  • Sews For Tailor

    10%

In 1880, Cabinet Maker, Farmer and Keeps Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Legner. 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.

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Legner Historical Records

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Legner Life Expectancy

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