Egner Family History

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Egner Name Meaning

South German: from a Germanic personal name formed with the element agi ‘point (of a sword)’. Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead so named, of unexplained origin.

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

Similar surnames: Egger, Regner, Agner, Eger, Hegner, Eder, Deger, Jenner, Ebner

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Egner Family Origin

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Egner Family Occupations

What did your Egner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Egner. 14% of Egner men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Egner women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Egner were Clerk and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer

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

Egner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Egner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Egner 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Egner. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Egner. For the veterans among your Egner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Egner Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Egner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Egner in 1941 was 44, and 83 in 2004.

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