Thurner Family History

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Thurner Name Meaning

German: variant of Thurn, + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Thorner, Turner, Burner, Horner, Harner, Karner, Teubner, Huner

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Thurner Family Origin

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Thurner Family Occupations

What did your Thurner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Thurner occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 25% of Thurner's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, Bench Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thurner. A less common occupation for the Thurner family was Huckster.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    25%
  • Bench Maker

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Huckster

    13%

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

Thurner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Thurner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thurner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Thurner

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Thurner. 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 Thurner. For the veterans among your Thurner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thurner Life Expectancy

What is the average Thurner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Thurner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Thurner in 1963 was 73, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thurner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thurner 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.

Famous Thurner Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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