Werntz Family History

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Werntz Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Werner.

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


Similar surnames: Wertz, Wentz, Wortz, Hertz, Wenz, Gentz, Wantz, Zentz, Rentz, Kertz

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Werntz Family Origin

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Werntz Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    24%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Werntz family was Carpenter. Blacksmith, Farmer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Werntz. The most common Werntz occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 24% of Werntz's were Blacksmiths.

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Werntz Historical Records

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Werntz Life Expectancy

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Famous Werntz Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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