Jentzsch Family History

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Jentzsch Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Janš, Sorbian form of Johannes.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Jentsch, Gentsch, Lentsch, Jannusch, Hensch, Gensch, Bertsch, Mensch

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Jentzsch Family Origin

Where is the Jentzsch family from?

Jentzsch Family Occupations

What did your Jentzsch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jentzsch occupation in the USA was Piano Maker. 100% of Jentzsch's were Piano Makers.

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  • Piano Maker


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

Jentzsch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 648 census records available for the last name Jentzsch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jentzsch 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 498 immigration records available for the last name Jentzsch. 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 636 military records available for the last name Jentzsch. For the veterans among your Jentzsch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jentzsch Life Expectancy

What is the average Jentzsch lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Jentzsch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Jentzsch in 1963 was 72, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jentzsch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jentzsch 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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