Jentes Family History

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Jentes 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: Gentes, Jenner, Mente, Jones, Fuentes, Jette, Menges, Montes, Benes

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Jentes Family Origin

Where is the Jentes family from?

Jentes Family Occupations

What did your Jentes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Hair Worker and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jentes. The most common Jentes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Jentes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jentes family was Tinsmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Hair Worker

  • Harness Maker

  • Tinsmith


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

Jentes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Jentes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jentes 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 324 immigration records available for the last name Jentes. 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 91 military records available for the last name Jentes. For the veterans among your Jentes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jentes Life Expectancy

What is the average Jentes lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Jentes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Jentes in 1963 was 64, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jentes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jentes 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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