Lentz Family History

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Lentz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Lenz.

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


Similar surnames: Bentz, Mentz, Leutz, Lent, Entz, Dentz, Lontz, Sentz, Lents, Jentz

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Lentz Family Origin

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Lentz Family Occupations

What did your Lentz ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lentz. 10% of Lentz men worked as a Bricklayer and 47% of Lentz women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lentz were Daywayemancolliery and Housekeeper (domestic)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bricklayer
    10%
  • Colliery Campman
    10%
  • Contractors Labourer Hea Wo
    10%
  • Daywayemancolliery
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    47%
  • Factory Hand Less
    8%
  • General Shop Keeper
    8%
  • Housekeeper (domestic)
    8%

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

Lentz Historical Records

What Lentz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 61,000 census records available for the last name Lentz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lentz 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 Lentz

Passenger List

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Lentz. 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 18,000 military records available for the last name Lentz. For the veterans among your Lentz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lentz Life Expectancy

What is the average Lentz lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Lentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lentz in 1943 was 46, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lentz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lentz 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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