Yontz Family History

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Yontz Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch or North German Janz.

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

Similar surnames: Yonts, Yantz, Lontz, Kontz, Yost, Montz, Yong, Foltz, Yonke, Clontz

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Yontz Family Origin

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Yontz Family Occupations

What did your Yontz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yontz. 8% of Yontz men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Yontz women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yontz were Carpenter and Salesman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk
  • Salesman

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

Yontz Historical Records

What Yontz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yontz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yontz 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 157 immigration records available for the last name Yontz. 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 822 military records available for the last name Yontz. For the veterans among your Yontz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yontz Life Expectancy

What is the average Yontz lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Yontz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Yontz in 1950 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yontz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yontz 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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