Magner Family History

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Magner Name Meaning

Irish: from a pet form of the Scandinavian name Magnus, in Ireland borne by both Vikings and Normans.

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


Similar surnames: Magley, Mainer, Wapner, Maner, Mager, Hagner, Manner, Agner, Wagner

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Magner Family Origin

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Magner Family Occupations

What did your Magner ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Magner. 67% of Magner men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    67%
  • Cook
    34%

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

Magner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Magner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Magner 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Magner. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Magner. For the veterans among your Magner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Magner Life Expectancy

What is the average Magner lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Magner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Magner in 1950 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Magner 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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