Dentz Name Meaning

German: variant of Denz. Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Duntz, Deitz, Jentz, Entz, Sentz, Lentz, Bentz, Mentz, Deetz, Netz

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Dentz Family Origin

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Dentz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Jeweler

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Jeweler and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dentz. A less common occupation for the Dentz family was Laborer. The most common Dentz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Dentz's were Farmers.

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Dentz Historical Records

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Dentz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2003, Dentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dentz in 1966 was 75, and 93 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dentz

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