Warns Family History

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Warns Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from places so named in Friesland and Overijssel. The one in Friesland was the site of a famous victory of Frisians over the Hollanders in the 14th century. German: patronymic from Warn.

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

Similar surnames: Wang, Mars, Warth, Mearns, Warnes, Gans, Berns, Watne, Warne, Harts

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Warns Family Origin

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Warns Family Occupations

What did your Warns ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Drayman and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Warns. A less common occupation for the Warns family was Editor. The most common Warns occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Warns's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Drayman

  • Dry Goods Merchant

  • Editor


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Warns Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Warns. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Warns 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Warns. 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 Warns. For the veterans among your Warns ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Warns Life Expectancy

What is the average Warns lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Warns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Warns in 1961 was 70, and 87 in 2004.

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