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Tuirner Family History

Tuirner Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Turner, Thorner, Turney, Birner, Kirner, Hirner, Burner, Tinner

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Where is the Tuirner family from?

You can see how Tuirner families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tuirner family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Tuirner families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Tuirner family living in Kansas. This was about 50% of all the recorded Tuirner's in USA. Kansas and 1 other state had the highest population of Tuirner families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tuirner surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tuirner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Tuirner. 100% of Tuirner men worked as a Farmer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    100%
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What Tuirner family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 27 census records available for the last name Tuirner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tuirner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Tuirner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2 military records available for the last name Tuirner. For the veterans among your Tuirner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tuirner lifespan?

Between 1964 and 1982, in the United States, Tuirner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Tuirner in 1964 was 74, and 83 in 1982.

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