Yenter Family History

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Yenter Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jenter, from a Germanic personal name formed with gand- ‘magic’.

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


Similar surnames: Yenser, Renter, Yetter, Center, Fenter, Venter, Wenker, Mente, Enter

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Yenter Family Origin

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Yenter Family Occupations

What did your Yenter ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yenter. 43% of Yenter men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Yenter women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yenter were Farm Operator and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    43%
  • Laborer
    33%
  • Truck Driver
    11%
  • Farm Operator
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    60%
  • Housewife
    40%

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

Yenter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Yenter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yenter 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 82 immigration records available for the last name Yenter. 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 363 military records available for the last name Yenter. For the veterans among your Yenter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yenter Life Expectancy

What is the average Yenter lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Yenter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Yenter in 1964 was 73, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yenter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yenter 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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