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Dubner Family History

Dubner Surname Meaning

German (Dübner): habitational name for someone from either of two places called Düben in Saxony and Thuringia. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from a place called Dubno in Ukraine.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Deubner, Dobner, Dube, Dunner, Rubner, Huber, Durner, Danner, Lobner

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Where is the Dubner family from?

You can see how Dubner families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dubner family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dubner families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 8 Dubner families living in Quebec. This was about 80% of all the recorded Dubner's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Dubner families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dubner surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dubner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Dubner. 25% of Dubner men worked as a Salesman and 34% of Dubner women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dubner were Butcher and Clerk. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    25%
  • Proprietor
    20%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Butcher
    15%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Saleslady
    34%
  • Machine Operator
    34%
  • Clerk
    34%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dubner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dubner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 428 immigration records available for the last name Dubner. 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 Cards

There are 226 military records available for the last name Dubner. For the veterans among your Dubner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dubner lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Dubner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dubner in 1964 was 71, and 81 in 2004.

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