Jenta Family History

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Jenta Name 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: Menta, Renta, Penta, Jent, Jentz, Penna, Mehta, Ranta, Senna, Mente

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Jenta Family Origin

Where is the Jenta family from?

Jenta Family Occupations

What did your Jenta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jenta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Jenta's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jenta.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Jenta Historical Records

What Jenta family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 102 census records available for the last name Jenta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jenta 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 247 immigration records available for the last name Jenta. 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 14 military records available for the last name Jenta. For the veterans among your Jenta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jenta Life Expectancy

What is the average Jenta lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jenta 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jenta

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