Resner Family History

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Resner Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of the occupational name Resler, or an altered spelling of Rösner (see Roesner) or Rössner (see Roessner).

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


Similar surnames: Rasner, Reisner, Renner, Rosner, Reasner, Redner, Lesner, Risner

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Resner Family Origin

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Resner Family Occupations

What did your Resner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Resner. 13% of Resner men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Resner women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Resner were Salesman and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Carpenter
    4%
  • Salesman
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    7%
  • Saleslady
    7%
  • Waitress
    7%
  • Laborer
    5%

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

Resner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Resner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Resner 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 354 immigration records available for the last name Resner. 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 376 military records available for the last name Resner. For the veterans among your Resner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Resner Life Expectancy

What is the average Resner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Resner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Resner in 1962 was 71, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Resner

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