Orner Family History

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Orner Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: variant of Arner.

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


Similar surnames: Borner, Arner, Oxner, Corner, Worner, Horner, Ortner, Ordner, Bohner

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Orner Family Origin

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Orner Family Occupations

What did your Orner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Orner family was Keeping House. The most common Orner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Orner's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orner.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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

Orner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Orner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Orner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Orner. 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 Orner. For the veterans among your Orner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Orner Life Expectancy

What is the average Orner lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Orner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Orner in 1946 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Orner 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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