Jentzer Family History

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Jentzer 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: Mentzer, Jentzen, Jenner, Fetzer, Setzer, Meltzer, Netzer, Retzer

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Jentzer Family Origin

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Jentzer Family Occupations

What did your Jentzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Assembler and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jentzer. 12% of Jentzer men worked as an Assembler and 34% of Jentzer women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jentzer were Printer and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Assembler
  • Chauffeur
  • Operator
  • Printer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Order Clerk
  • Teacher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Jentzer Historical Records

What Jentzer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 115 census records available for the last name Jentzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jentzer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Jentzer

Passenger List

There are 75 immigration records available for the last name Jentzer. 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 53 military records available for the last name Jentzer. For the veterans among your Jentzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jentzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Jentzer lifespan?

Between 1969 and 1999, in the United States, Jentzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Jentzer in 1969 was 77, and 68 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jentzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jentzer 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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