Yantz Family History

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Yantz Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch or North German Janz.

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

Similar surnames: Yontz, Yanke, Bantz, Rantz, Mantz, Gantz, Yanez, Hantz, Jantz, Wantz

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Yantz Family Origin

Where is the Yantz family from?

Yantz Family Occupations

What did your Yantz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yantz. 34% of Yantz men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Yantz women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yantz were Machinist and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • New Worker
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Laborer
  • Quill Winder
  • Housekeeper

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

Yantz Historical Records

What Yantz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yantz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yantz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 223 immigration records available for the last name Yantz. 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 579 military records available for the last name Yantz. For the veterans among your Yantz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yantz Life Expectancy

What is the average Yantz lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Yantz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Yantz in 1947 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yantz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yantz 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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