Zoerner Family History

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Zoerner Name Meaning

German (Zörner): nickname for a man with an irascible temperament, from an agent derivative of Zorn ‘rage’.

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

Similar surnames: Koerner, Kerner, Zenner, Lerner, Koerber, Corner, Berner, Boehner

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Zoerner Family Origin

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Zoerner Family Occupations

What did your Zoerner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Machinist and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Zoerner. The most common Zoerner occupation in the USA was Machinist. 50% of Zoerner's were Machinists.

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  • Machinist

  • Tailor


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Zoerner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Zoerner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zoerner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zoerner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Zoerner. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Zoerner. For the veterans among your Zoerner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zoerner Life Expectancy

What is the average Zoerner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Zoerner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Zoerner in 1963 was 86, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zoerner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zoerner 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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