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Where is the Gentz family from?
You can see how Gentz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gentz family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Gentz families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Gentz families living in Louisiana. This was about 40% of all the recorded Gentz's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Gentz families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gentz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gentz. 32% of Gentz men worked as a Farmer and 22% of Gentz women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gentz were Salesman and Maid.