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Sellner Name Meaning

South German: from Middle High German seldener ‘inhabitant of a selde’, i.e. a hut with a small kitchen-garden, but no agricultural land attached.

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


Similar surnames: Wellner, Gellner, Kellner, Feldner, Selle, Seiner, Speller, Zeller

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Sellner Family Origin

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Sellner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Baker

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sellner family was Baker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sellner. The most common Sellner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Sellner's were Farmers.

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Sellner Historical Records

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Sellner Life Expectancy

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