Pentz Name Meaning

habitational name (of Slavic origin) from a place in Pomerania. variant of Benz.

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


Similar surnames: Peitz, Rentz, Peetz, Ponto, Wentz, Bentz, Petz, Gentz, Denz, Vento

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Pentz Family Origin

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Pentz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Butcher

    6%

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

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Pentz Historical Records

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Pentz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Pentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Pentz in 1947 was 28, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pentz

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