Yenter Family History

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Yenter Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jenter, from a Germanic personal name formed with gand- ‘magic’.

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


Similar surnames: Yenser, Renter, Yetter, Center, Fenter, Venter, Wenker, Mente, Enter

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Yenter Family Origin

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Yenter Family Occupations

What did your Yenter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yenter family was Stock Dealer. The most common Yenter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Yenter's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yenter.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Miner

    11%
  • Stock Dealer

    11%

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

Yenter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yenter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yenter 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 Yenter

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Yenter. 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 Yenter. For the veterans among your Yenter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yenter Life Expectancy

What is the average Yenter lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Yenter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Yenter in 1964 was 73, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yenter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yenter 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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