Jenter Family History

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Jenter 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: Jenner, Center, Senter, Jester, Benter, Fenter, Jeter, Venter, Renter

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Jenter Family Origin

Where is the Jenter family from?

Jenter Family Occupations

What did your Jenter ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Jenter occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 50% of Jenter's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Furniture Dealler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jenter.

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  • Carpenter

  • Furniture Dealler


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

Jenter Historical Records

What Jenter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 947 census records available for the last name Jenter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jenter 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 171 immigration records available for the last name Jenter. 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 157 military records available for the last name Jenter. For the veterans among your Jenter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jenter Life Expectancy

What is the average Jenter lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Jenter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Jenter in 1962 was 65, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jenter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jenter 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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