Lentner Family History

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Lentner Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle High German lende ‘area’, ‘land’. nickname for a neighbor, from Middle High German lenten ‘to border’.

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

Similar surnames: Leitner, Fenner, Zentner, Lehner, Lattner, Benner, Fetner, Senner

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Lentner Family Origin

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Lentner Family Occupations

What did your Lentner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lentner. A less common occupation for the Lentner family was Carpenter. The most common Lentner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Lentner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Baker

  • Carpenter


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

Lentner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lentner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lentner 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 416 immigration records available for the last name Lentner. 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 713 military records available for the last name Lentner. For the veterans among your Lentner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lentner Life Expectancy

What is the average Lentner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lentner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Lentner in 1963 was 57, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lentner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lentner 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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