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Seiner Name Meaning

South German: nickname from Middle High German seinen ‘to hesitate’, ‘to tarry’. North German: occupational name from an agent derivative of Middle Low German seine, segene ‘trawl net’.

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


Similar surnames: Seider, Zeiner, Seiler, Feiner, Segner, Senner, Reiner, Seifer

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Seiner Family Origin

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Seiner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Brewer

    9%
  • Brush Maker

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Seiner family was Carpenter. The most common Seiner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Seiner's were Farmers. Farmer, Brewer and Brush Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seiner.

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Seiner Historical Records

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Seiner Life Expectancy

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