Schrantz Family History

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Schrantz Name Meaning

German: nickname for a dandy, from Middle High German schranz ‘slit’, ‘crack’, ‘young man wearing a slit cloak (schranze)’.

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


Similar surnames: Schantz, Schratz, Schwanz, Schatz, Schwartz, Strantz, Schartz

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Schrantz Family Origin

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Schrantz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Butcher

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schrantz family was Butcher. The most common Schrantz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Schrantz's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schrantz.

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Schrantz Historical Records

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Schrantz Life Expectancy

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