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

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Stable Keeper

    8%
  • Wood Chopper

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Gentis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Gentis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gentis family was Wood Chopper. Farmer, Laborer and Stable Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gentis.

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Gentis Historical Records

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Gentis Life Expectancy

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Famous Gentis Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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