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Feiner Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Fein. German: occupational name for a refiner and polisher of gold and other metals, from Middle High German vinen ‘to refine, polish, or gild’ (a derivative of vin ‘pure’, ‘pretty’).

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


Similar surnames: Finer, Fenner, Seiner, Zeiner, Fetner, Leiner, Weiner, Reiner, Feller

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Feiner Family Origin

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Feiner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Miller

    9%
  • Proprietor Of Flouring Mill

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Feiner family was Proprietor Of Flouring Mill. The most common Feiner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Feiner's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feiner.

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Feiner Historical Records

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Feiner Life Expectancy

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