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Marner Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and German: occupational name for a sailor (see Mariner), from Anglo-Norman French mariner, Middle High German marnære ‘seaman’.

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


Similar surnames: Garner, Mariner, Marker, Marler, Harner, Warner, Maner, Arner, Marder

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Marner Family Origin

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Marner Family Occupations

What did your Marner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Marner family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Marner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Marner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marner.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%

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

Marner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Marner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marner 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Marner. 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 923 military records available for the last name Marner. For the veterans among your Marner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marner Life Expectancy

What is the average Marner lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Marner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Marner in 1947 was 33, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marner 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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