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Zeichner Name Meaning

German: probably a habitational name for someone from Zeichen near Pirna. Bahlow doubts that it is from Middle High German zeichener ‘one who does signs and wonders’.

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


Similar surnames: Reichner, Keicher, Eicher, Kelchner, Leichner, Leichter, Richner

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Zeichner Family Origin

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Zeichner Family Occupations

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Zeichner Historical Records

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Zeichner Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Zeichner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Zeichner in 1962 was 75, and 81 in 2004.

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