Tinner Family History

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Tinner Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a tin worker, Middle English tinier, an agent derivative of Middle English, Old English tin.

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

Similar surnames: Pinner, Tanner, Finner, Zinner, Binner, Tinker, Tinder, Jenner

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Tinner Family Origin

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Tinner Family Occupations

What did your Tinner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tinner family was Keeping House. The most common Tinner occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Tinner's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tinner.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Tinner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Tinner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tinner 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 583 immigration records available for the last name Tinner. 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 626 military records available for the last name Tinner. For the veterans among your Tinner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tinner Life Expectancy

What is the average Tinner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Tinner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Tinner in 1962 was 66, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tinner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tinner 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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