Hantz Family History

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Hantz Name Meaning

German: from a variant spelling of the personal name Hans.

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

Similar surnames: Hanz, Lantz, Rantz, Gantz, Mantz, Bantz, Jantz, Hentz, Hartz, Wantz

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Hantz Family Origin

Where is the Hantz family from?

Hantz Family Occupations

What did your Hantz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hantz family was Carpenter. The most common Hantz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hantz's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hantz.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hantz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hantz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Hantz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hantz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hantz

Passenger List

There are 667 immigration records available for the last name Hantz. 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 Hantz. For the veterans among your Hantz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hantz Life Expectancy

What is the average Hantz lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hantz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hantz in 1960 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hantz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hantz 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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