Arentz Family History

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Arentz Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Arends.

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


Similar surnames: Arenz, Arent, Aretz, Krentz, Frentz, Arens, Artz, Lorentz, Krenz

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Arentz Family Origin

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Arentz Family Occupations

What did your Arentz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Arentz family was Clerk In Grocery. Laborer, Butcher and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arentz. The most common Arentz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Arentz's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Clerk In Grocery

    6%

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Arentz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Arentz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arentz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Arentz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Arentz. For the veterans among your Arentz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arentz Life Expectancy

What is the average Arentz lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Arentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Arentz in 1959 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arentz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arentz 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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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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