Kershner Family History

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Kershner Name Meaning

Respelling of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Kerschner or Kürschner (see Kurschner). German: variant of Kirchner.

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


Similar surnames: Karshner, Kerschner, Kirshner, Kerchner, Kerner, Kirschner, Kerzner

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Kershner Family Origin

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Kershner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kershner family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kershner. The most common Kershner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Kershner's were Farmers.

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Kershner Historical Records

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Kershner Life Expectancy

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