Yent Family History

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Yent Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Dent, Kent, Gent, Lent, Vent, Bent, Went, Ent, Jent, Zent

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Yent Family Origin

Where is the Yent family from?

Yent Family Occupations

What did your Yent ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yent family was Cooper. Farmer, Car Finisher and Carriage Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yent. The most common Yent occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Yent's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Car Finisher

  • Carriage Painter

  • Cooper


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

Yent Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Yent. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yent 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 281 immigration records available for the last name Yent. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 390 military records available for the last name Yent. For the veterans among your Yent ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yent Life Expectancy

What is the average Yent lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Yent life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Yent in 1952 was 63, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yent

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yent 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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