Venner Family History

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Venner Name Meaning

English (west country): topographic name for someone who lived by a fen or marsh, a variant of Fenner, reflecting the voicing of f that was characteristic of southwestern dialects of Middle English. English: occupational name for a huntsman, from Old French veneo(u)r (Latin venator, a derivative of venari ‘to hunt’). Dutch and North German: topographic name for someone living by a pit, moor, or fen, from Venn + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant, or a habitational name for someone from places called Venn or Venne.

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


Similar surnames: Penner, Denner, Jenner, Kenner, Fenner, Henner, Renner, Menner

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Venner Family Origin

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Venner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Organ Maker

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Venner family was Organ Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Venner. The most common Venner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Venner's were Farmers.

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Venner Historical Records

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Venner Life Expectancy

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