Sentner Family History

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Sentner Name Meaning

German: unexplained. Possibly a variant of Zentner.

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


Similar surnames: Zentner, Gentner, Centner, Kentner, Benner, Entler, Bettner, Gantner

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Sentner Family Origin

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Sentner Family Occupations

What did your Sentner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sentner occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Sentner's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Sentner family was Farmer. Laborer, Coal Miner and Currier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sentner.

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Currier

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

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

Sentner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sentner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sentner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sentner. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sentner. For the veterans among your Sentner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sentner Life Expectancy

What is the average Sentner lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Sentner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Sentner in 1958 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sentner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sentner 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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