Jantzen Family History

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Jantzen Name Meaning

North German and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Jan.

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


Similar surnames: Janssen, Jansen, Arntzen, Jantz, Frantzen, Matzen, Jentzen, Janzen

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Jantzen Family Origin

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Jantzen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Blacksmith Navy Yd

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jantzen family was Blacksmith Navy Yd. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jantzen. The most common Jantzen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Jantzen's were Farmers.

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Jantzen Historical Records

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Jantzen Life Expectancy

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