Trainer Family History

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Trainer Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: occupational name for a trapper, from an agent derivative of Middle English trayne, Old French traine ‘guile’, ‘trickery’, ‘snare’, ‘trap’. Compare Train. Variant spelling of Irish Trainor. Altered spelling of German Trainer, a habitational name for someone from Train in Bavaria or Trainau in Upper Franconia.

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

Similar surnames: Train, Bradner, Rainer, Tanner, Raine, Treiber, Trainor, Twiner

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Trainer Family Origin

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Trainer Family Occupations

What did your Trainer ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Trainer. 48% of Trainer men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Cult
  • Ecc Student
  • Fils De Cultivateur

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper

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

Trainer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Trainer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trainer 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Trainer. 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 13,000 military records available for the last name Trainer. For the veterans among your Trainer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trainer Life Expectancy

What is the average Trainer lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Trainer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Trainer in 1942 was 43, and 69 in 2004.

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