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Rentzel Name Meaning

habitational name from Renzel in Hannover. from a pet form of the personal name Rentz.

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


Similar surnames: Reitzel, Rengel, Rentz, Ratzel, Metzel, Wenzel, Mentel, Menzel

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Rentzel Family Origin

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Rentzel Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Boiler Inspector

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Rentzel occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Rentzel's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Rentzel family was Laborer. Carpenter, Farmer and Boiler Inspector were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rentzel.

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Rentzel Historical Records

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Rentzel Life Expectancy

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