Bainter Family History

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Bainter Name Meaning

German: topographic name with numerous variants, from Middle High German biunte (modern Bünd-) ‘enclosed plot of land (for cultivation or a farmstead)’. See Pointer.

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


Similar surnames: Painter, Winter, Kinter, Raiter, Ganter, Panter, Bailer, Kanter

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Bainter Family Origin

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Bainter Family Occupations

What did your Bainter ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bainter. 30% of Bainter men worked as a Farmer and 21% of Bainter women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bainter were Truck Driver and Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Truck Driver
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    21%
  • Waitress
    15%
  • Housewife
    12%
  • Nurse
    9%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bainter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Bainter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bainter 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 185 immigration records available for the last name Bainter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Bainter. For the veterans among your Bainter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bainter Life Expectancy

What is the average Bainter lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bainter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Bainter in 1945 was 35, and 74 in 2004.

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