Fenters Family History

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Fenters Name Meaning

Patronymic derivative of German Fenter.

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


Similar surnames: Gentes, Petters, Winters, Peters, Fenner, Deiters, Fenter, Penders

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Fenters Family Origin

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Fenters Family Occupations

What did your Fenters ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Pilot were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fenters. The most common Fenters occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Fenters's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fenters family was Saw Miller.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Pilot

    11%
  • Saw Miller

    11%

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Fenters Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fenters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fenters 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 Fenters. 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 Fenters. For the veterans among your Fenters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fenters Life Expectancy

What is the average Fenters lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Fenters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Fenters in 1949 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fenters

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fenters 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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