Regner Family History

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Regner Name Meaning

(Bavarian): habitational name for someone from Regen (a place on the Regen river, for which it is named). from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ragin ‘counsel’ + hari, heri ‘army’.

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

Similar surnames: Reiner, Egner, Roegner, Werner, Regnier, Hegner, Deger, Reker, Depner

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Regner Family Origin

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Regner Family Occupations

What did your Regner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Regner. The most common Regner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Regner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Regner family was Baker.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Baker


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

Regner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Regner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Regner 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 Regner. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Regner. For the veterans among your Regner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Regner Life Expectancy

What is the average Regner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Regner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Regner in 1963 was 67, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Regner 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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