Renz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Rentz.

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


Similar surnames: Ren, Genz, Zenz, Arenz, Menz, Henz, Frenz, Krenz, Ranz, Rentz

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Renz Family Origin

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Renz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Renz family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Renz. The most common Renz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Renz's were Farmers.

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Renz Historical Records

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Renz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Renz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Renz in 1944 was 82, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Renz

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