Zentner Family History

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Zentner Name Meaning

variant of Zehner. occupational name from Middle High German zentener ‘district judge’ (see Zentgraf).

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


Similar surnames: Zeltner, Lentner, Zenner, Renner, Center, Fenner, Zinner, Venner

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Zentner Family Origin

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Zentner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Black Smith

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zentner. A less common occupation for the Zentner family was Black Smith. The most common Zentner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Zentner's were Farmers.

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Zentner Historical Records

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Zentner Life Expectancy

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