Kilner Family History

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Kilner Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a potter or lime burner, from an agent derivative of Old English cylen(e) ‘kiln’.

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


Similar surnames: Kirner, Milner, Kilzer, Kelner, Finner, Kolter, Kilber, Kiner, Risner

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Kilner Family Origin

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Kilner Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    20%
  • Collector

    10%
  • Commis

    10%
  • Comptable

    10%

In 1881, the most common Kilner occupation in Canada was Going To School. 20% of Kilner's were Going To Schools. Going To School, Collector and Commis were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kilner. A less common occupation for the Kilner family was Comptable.

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Kilner Historical Records

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Kilner Life Expectancy

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