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Banker Name Meaning

English: topographic name from northern Middle English bank(e) ‘hillside slope’, ‘riverbank’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant (see Banks). Scottish: habitational name from Bankier in Stirlingshire. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Polish bankier ‘banker’. German (Bänker): occupational name from an agent derivative of Middle Low German banc ‘bench’, ‘counter’ (see Bank).

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

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Banker Family Origin

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Banker Family Occupations

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  • Carriage Maker

    20%
  • Dom Servant

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Merchant

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Banker family was Merchant. Carriage Maker, Dom Servant and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Banker. The most common Banker occupation in Canada was Carriage Maker. 20% of Banker's were Carriage Makers.

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Banker Historical Records

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Banker Life Expectancy

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