Shontz Family History

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Shontz Name Meaning

Variant of German Schantz.

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

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Shontz Family Origin

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Shontz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Merchant

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shontz family was Carpenter. The most common Shontz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Shontz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shontz.

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Shontz Historical Records

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Shontz Life Expectancy

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