Gintz Family History

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Gintz Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with gund ‘battle’, as for example Guenther.

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


Similar surnames: Lintz, Gentz, Giltz, Wintz, Sitz, Wantz, Gretz, Kintz, Gratz, Rentz

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Gintz Family Origin

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Gintz Family Occupations

What did your Gintz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gintz family was Gunsmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gintz. The most common Gintz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Gintz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Gunsmith

    7%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gintz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gintz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gintz Life Expectancy

What is the average Gintz lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Gintz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Gintz in 1950 was 50, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gintz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gintz 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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