Whitner Family History
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Whitner Name Meaning
Possibly an Americanized form of German Wittner, a habitational name from any of several places named Witten (for example, on the Ruhr) or Wittenau (for example, near Berlin and in Silesia). Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Weissener (see Wisener).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Heitner, Whitmer, Whisner, Whitener, Weiner, Whitaker, Hiner, Whitley