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 1880, a less common occupation for the Bainter family was Keeping House. The most common Bainter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Bainter's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bainter.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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Bainter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bainter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bainter ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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