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Wainer Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a wagoner or carter, Middle English wayner, an agent derivative of Old English wæg(e)n, wæn ‘cart’. Variant of German Wagner in Slavic-speaking regions. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Weiner.

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

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Wainer Family Origin

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Wainer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Clerk On Rr

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Fisherman

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Clerk On Rr and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wainer. The most common Wainer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Wainer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wainer family was Fisherman.

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Wainer Historical Records

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Wainer Life Expectancy

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