Quantz Family History

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Quantz Name Meaning

German: probably of Slavic origin, or a variant of Quant.

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

Similar surnames: Quant, Quante, Quandt, Duntz, Hantz, Pratz, Mantz, Grantz, Gantz

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Quantz Family Origin

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Quantz Family Occupations

What did your Quantz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Quantz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Quantz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Quantz family was Harness Maker. Farmer, Boat Builder and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quantz.

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  • Farmer

  • Boat Builder

  • Laborer

  • Harness Maker


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

Quantz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Quantz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quantz 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 152 immigration records available for the last name Quantz. 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 291 military records available for the last name Quantz. For the veterans among your Quantz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quantz Life Expectancy

What is the average Quantz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Quantz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Quantz in 1962 was 70, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quantz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quantz 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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