Dentz Family History

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Dentz Name Meaning

German: variant of Denz. Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Duntz, Deitz, Jentz, Entz, Sentz, Lentz, Bentz, Mentz, Deetz, Netz

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Dentz Family Origin

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Dentz Family Occupations

What did your Dentz ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Fitters Male Central Heat and Daily Cleaning were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dentz. 20% of Dentz men worked as a Fitters Male Central Heat and 34% of Dentz women worked as a Daily Cleaning. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dentz were Refriyerativy Engineer and Unpaid Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Fitters Male Central Heat
  • Musical repairer
  • Porter Cabinet Dept
  • Refriyerativy Engineer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Daily Cleaning
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Household Duties

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

Dentz Historical Records

What Dentz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dentz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dentz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Dentz

Passenger List

There are 634 immigration records available for the last name Dentz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 521 military records available for the last name Dentz. For the veterans among your Dentz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dentz Life Expectancy

What is the average Dentz lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Dentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dentz in 1966 was 75, and 93 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dentz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dentz 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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