Hentz Name Meaning

German: from a dialect pet form of the personal names Heinrich or Hans.

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


Similar surnames: Hentze, Wentz, Hintz, Hertz, Gentz, Rentz, Zentz, Hantz, Heitz, Henke

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Hentz Family Origin

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Hentz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Butcher

    2%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hentz. A less common occupation for the Hentz family was Butcher. The most common Hentz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hentz's were Farmers.

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Hentz Historical Records

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Hentz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Hentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hentz in 1946 was 46, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hentz

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