Johner Family History

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Johner Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Jonen in Switzerland.South German: occupational name for a reaper, from a noun derivative of Middle High German jan ‘row of mown grass or cereal’.

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


Similar surnames: Lohner, Rohner, Bohner, Dohner, Borner, Jenner, Nooner, Horner

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Johner Family Origin

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Johner Family Occupations

What did your Johner ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Johner. 53% of Johner men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Johner women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Johner were Engineer and Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    53%
  • Accountant
    5%
  • Can R
    5%
  • Engineer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Domestic
    34%
  • None
    34%
  • Nurse
    34%

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

Johner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Johner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Johner 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 858 immigration records available for the last name Johner. 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 548 military records available for the last name Johner. For the veterans among your Johner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Johner Life Expectancy

What is the average Johner lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Johner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Johner in 1957 was 43, and 57 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Johner 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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