Biener Family History

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Biener Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German: occupational name for a beekeeper, a variant of Bien, with the addition of the -er agent suffix. German: possibly a habitational name from a place name of Slavic origin, such as Bienau in eastern Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Bieler, Bieber, Bieser, Birner, Bien, Bitner, Wiener, Bieger, Hiner

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Biener Family Origin

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Biener Family Occupations

What did your Biener ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Biener. 8% of Biener men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Biener women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Biener were Baker and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Mechanic
  • Salesman
  • Baker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Clerk
  • Farm
  • Stenographer

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

Biener Historical Records

What Biener family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Biener. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biener 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 763 immigration records available for the last name Biener. 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 711 military records available for the last name Biener. For the veterans among your Biener ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biener Life Expectancy

What is the average Biener lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Biener life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Biener in 1960 was 66, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Biener

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Biener 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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