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Banner Name Meaning

English (Midlands): metonymic occupational name for a standard bearer, from Anglo-Norman French banere ‘flag’, ‘ensign’ (see Bannerman). German: occupational name for a standard bearer, Middle High German banier, Middle Low German banner, from French bannière ‘flag’, ‘standard’.

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

Similar surnames: Kanner, Banker, Danner, Benner, Tanner, Basner, Bann, Anker, Wanner

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Banner Family Origin

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Banner Family Occupations

What did your Banner ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Banner. 31% of Banner men worked as a Farmer and 67% of Banner women worked as an Income. Some less common occupations for Americans named Banner were Cultivateur and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Fils Cultivateur
  • Accountant
  • Cultivateur

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income
  • Stenographer

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

Banner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 54,000 census records available for the last name Banner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Banner 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Banner. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Banner. For the veterans among your Banner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Banner Life Expectancy

What is the average Banner lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Banner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Banner in 1949 was 68, and 74 in 2004.

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