Mintz Family History

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Mintz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Mainz in Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Muntz, Lintz, Mitz, Montz, Kintz, Mietz, Minto, Gintz, Fitz, Bitz

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Mintz Family Origin

Where is the Mintz family from?

Mintz Family Occupations

What did your Mintz ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Farm Lobour and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mintz. A less common occupation for the Mintz family was Stone Mason. The most common Mintz occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Mintz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Lobour

  • Farmer Son

  • Stone Mason


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

Mintz Historical Records

What Mintz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Mintz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mintz 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Mintz. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Mintz. For the veterans among your Mintz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mintz Life Expectancy

What is the average Mintz lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mintz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mintz in 1945 was 40, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mintz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mintz 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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