Sentz Family History

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Sentz Name Meaning

German: variant of Sens 3.

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

Similar surnames: Jentz, Entz, Bentz, Lentz, Seitz, Dentz, Mentz, Sens, Gentz, Seltz

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Sentz Family Origin

Where is the Sentz family from?

Sentz Family Occupations

What did your Sentz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sentz. A less common occupation for the Sentz family was Engineer On Rr. The most common Sentz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Sentz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Engineer On Rr


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

Sentz Historical Records

What Sentz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sentz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sentz 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 285 immigration records available for the last name Sentz. 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 660 military records available for the last name Sentz. For the veterans among your Sentz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sentz Life Expectancy

What is the average Sentz lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Sentz in 1952 was 53, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sentz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sentz 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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