Jentry Family History

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Jentry 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: Ventry, Gentry, Henry, Santry, Ventre, Hendry, Jerry, Jenny, Petry

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Jentry Family Origin

Where is the Jentry family from?

Jentry Family Occupations

What did your Jentry ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Jentry occupation in the UK was Farm Labourer. 100% of Jentry's were Farm Labourers.

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  • Farm Labourer


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

Jentry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jentry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jentry 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Jentry. 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 298 military records available for the last name Jentry. For the veterans among your Jentry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jentry Life Expectancy

What is the average Jentry lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Jentry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Jentry in 1962 was 62, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jentry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jentry 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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