Denz Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Degen(hardt). in northeastern Germany, a habitational name denoting someone from a place called Tenze in Mecklenburg. from an old personal name formed with the stem Dand, which is of unknown origin.

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

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Denz Family Origin

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Denz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Tailor

    12%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Bier Saloon

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Denz family was Bier Saloon. Farmer, Tailor and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denz. The most common Denz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Denz's were Farmers.

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Denz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Denz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Denz in 1960 was 54, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denz

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