Jente Family History

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Jente 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: Mente, Jette, Dente, Jenke, Wente, Jenne, Bente, Jent, Jentz, Jenner

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Jente Family Origin

Where is the Jente family from?

Jente Family Occupations

What did your Jente ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jente occupation in the USA was Meat Market. 50% of Jente's were Meat Markets. Meat Market and Retail Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jente.

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  • Meat Market

  • Retail Grocer


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

Jente Historical Records

What Jente family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 142 census records available for the last name Jente. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jente 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 125 immigration records available for the last name Jente. 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 42 military records available for the last name Jente. For the veterans among your Jente ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jente Life Expectancy

What is the average Jente lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2000, in the United States, Jente life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Jente in 1969 was 75, and 74 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jente

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jente 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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