Jentzel Family History

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Jentzel 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: Wentzel, Rentzel, Jentzen, Gentzel, Bentzel, Mentzel, Hetzel, Netzel

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Jentzel Family Origin

Where is the Jentzel family from?

Jentzel Family Occupations

What did your Jentzel ancestors do for a living?

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

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Jentzel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 70 census records available for the last name Jentzel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jentzel 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 35 immigration records available for the last name Jentzel. 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 57 military records available for the last name Jentzel. For the veterans among your Jentzel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jentzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Jentzel lifespan?

Between 1968 and 1985, in the United States, Jentzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Jentzel in 1968 was 62, and 76 in 1985.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jentzel 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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