Mentzer Family History

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Mentzer Name Meaning

German: habitational name with the agent suffix -er, either from Mainz, earlier Mentz, derived from the medieval Latin name Mogontia (Latin Mogontiacum, probably from the Celtic personal name Mogontios), or from Menz in Brandenburg and Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Metzer, Netzer, Menzel, Mettler, Retzer, Meltzer, Mente, Rentzel

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Mentzer Family Origin

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Mentzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mentzer family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mentzer. The most common Mentzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Mentzer's were Farmers.

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Mentzer Historical Records

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Mentzer Life Expectancy

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