Zentner Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Zentner Name Meaning

variant of Zehner. occupational name from Middle High German zentener ‘district judge’ (see Zentgraf).

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


Similar surnames: Zeltner, Lentner, Zenner, Renner, Center, Fenner, Zinner, Venner

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Zentner Family Origin

Where is the Zentner family from?

SHOW MORE

Zentner Family Occupations

What did your Zentner ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Zentner | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Black Smith

    4%

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

Zentner Historical Records

What Zentner family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Zentner ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Zentner

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Zentner Life Expectancy

What is the average Zentner lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Zentner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Zentner in 1949 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zentner

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zentner 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.

Famous Zentner Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name