Piner Family History

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Piner Name Meaning

Probably (in at least some cases) an altered form of German Peiner, a habitational name for someone from a place called Peine.

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

Similar surnames: Pine, Pinner, Pliner, Pinter, Finer, Pier, Pinger, Kiner, Lier, Peine

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Piner Family Origin

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Piner Family Occupations

What did your Piner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Piner occupation in Canada was Farm Laborer. 100% of Piner's were Farm Laborers.

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  • Farm Laborer


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Piner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Piner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Piner 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 887 immigration records available for the last name Piner. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Piner. For the veterans among your Piner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Piner Life Expectancy

What is the average Piner lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Piner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Piner in 1947 was 38, and 80 in 2004.

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