Jentz Name Meaning

North German: variant of Jantz.

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

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Jentz Family Origin

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Jentz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Farm Hand

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Retail Grocer

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Hand and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jentz. The most common Jentz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Jentz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jentz family was Retail Grocer.

Source: Census data for Jentz | Data not to scale

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Jentz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Jentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Jentz in 1959 was 72, and 48 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jentz

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