Wapner Family History

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Wapner Name Meaning

German: occupational name from Middle High German wapener ‘man bearing arms’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name for a limestone quarry worker, a Yiddishized form of Polish wapniarz.

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


Similar surnames: Wagner, Wainer, Wanner, Kapner, Warner, Maner, Rayner, Depner, Kasner

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Wapner Family Origin

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Wapner Family Occupations

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  • Miller

    100%

In 1880, the most common Wapner occupation in the USA was Miller. 100% of Wapner's were Millers.

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Wapner Historical Records

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Wapner Life Expectancy

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