Zentz Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Vinzentz, German form of Vincent.

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


Similar surnames: Wentz, Gentz, Rentz, Metz, Mente, Hentz, Enz, Werntz, Kintz, Feltz

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Zentz Family Origin

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Zentz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Teamster

    8%
  • Black Smith

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Zentz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Zentz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zentz. A less common occupation for the Zentz family was Black Smith.

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Zentz Historical Records

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Zentz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Zentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Zentz in 1950 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zentz

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