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Desentz Family History

Desentz Name Meaning

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

667 Historical Documents with Desentz on Ancestry.com
160 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
12 Military Records
1 Immigration Records
80 Census and Voter Lists
414 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Desentz Families

  • Number of Desentz families
     1
     1
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Desentz last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Desentz census records

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Desentz Family Origin

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Desentz Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Desentz families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Desentz

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Desentz Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Desentz census records

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Military Service by Desentz

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