Bantz Family History

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Bantz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Banz.

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

Similar surnames: Gantz, Mantz, Baetz, Rantz, Hantz, Bentz, Banz, Bintz, Yantz, Ban

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Bantz Family Origin

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Bantz Family Occupations

What did your Bantz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bantz. 11% of Bantz men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Bantz women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bantz were Machinist and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Cook
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bantz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Bantz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bantz 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 794 immigration records available for the last name Bantz. 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 Bantz. For the veterans among your Bantz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bantz Life Expectancy

What is the average Bantz lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bantz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Bantz in 1955 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bantz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bantz 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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