Stantz Family History

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Stantz Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Stanz, a habitation name from places called Stans or Stanz in Austria and Switzerland (see also Stentz).

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

Similar surnames: Stentz, Shantz, Statz, Slentz, Startz, Stanga, Hantz, Grantz, Stanke

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Stantz Family Origin

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Stantz Family Occupations

What did your Stantz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stantz. A less common occupation for the Stantz family was Farming. The most common Stantz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Stantz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Labor

  • Farming


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

Stantz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Stantz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stantz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Stantz

Passenger List

There are 134 immigration records available for the last name Stantz. 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 352 military records available for the last name Stantz. For the veterans among your Stantz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stantz Life Expectancy

What is the average Stantz lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Stantz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Stantz in 1958 was 33, and 25 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stantz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stantz 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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