Shantz Family History

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Shantz Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schantz.

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


Similar surnames: Shatz, Shontz, Stantz, Hantz, Shultz, Shortz, Shurtz, Shane, Sheetz

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Shantz Family Origin

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Shantz Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shantz. A less common occupation for the Shantz family was Carpenter. The most common Shantz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Shantz's were Farmers.

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Shantz Historical Records

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Shantz Life Expectancy

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Famous Shantz Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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