Enz Name Meaning

South German: from a short form of the personal name Anselm. Compare Enns.

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


Similar surnames: Benz, Ensz, Lenz, Wenz, Menz, Denz, Denk, Eng, Danz, Erk

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Enz Family Origin

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Enz Family Occupations

What did your Enz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Book Seller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Enz. The most common Enz occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 18% of Enz's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Enz family was Laborer.

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  • Carpenter

    18%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Book Seller

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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Enz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Enz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Enz 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Enz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Enz. For the veterans among your Enz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Enz Life Expectancy

What is the average Enz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Enz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Enz in 1962 was 90, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Enz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Enz 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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