Gentis Family History

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Gentis Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant of Gentes.

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


Similar surnames: Gentes, Feltis, Tennis, Yantis, Gens, Genter, Genthe, Bents, Gettis

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Gentis Family Origin

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Gentis Family Occupations

What did your Gentis ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur was the top reported job for people in the CA named Gentis.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
    100%

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

Gentis Historical Records

What Gentis family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gentis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gentis 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 161 immigration records available for the last name Gentis. 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 218 military records available for the last name Gentis. For the veterans among your Gentis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gentis Life Expectancy

What is the average Gentis lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Gentis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Gentis in 1954 was 38, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gentis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gentis 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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