Beiner Family History

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Beiner Name Meaning

German: possibly a variant of the nickname Bein ‘leg’ + -er, suffix of animate nouns, but more probably from a Germanic personal name composed with win ‘friend’ as the first element.

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

Similar surnames: Berner, Leiner, Benner, Beisner, Reiner, Keiner, Behner, Biener

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Beiner Family Origin

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Beiner Family Occupations

What did your Beiner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Beiner. 8% of Beiner men worked as a Salesman and 17% of Beiner women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beiner were Carpenter and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Operator
  • Stenographer

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

Beiner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Beiner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beiner 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 683 immigration records available for the last name Beiner. 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 569 military records available for the last name Beiner. For the veterans among your Beiner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beiner Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Beiner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Beiner in 1962 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

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