Bendy Family History

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Bendy Name Meaning

English and German: from a pet form of the personal name Benedict. In some cases it may be of Welsh origin, a variant of Bendry, patronymic from the personal name Hendry (from Welsh ap Hendry). Compare Parry.

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

Similar surnames: Bendt, Benda, Bence, Hendy, Gundy, Bondy, Beld, Bender, Bandy, Berney

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Bendy Family Origin

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Bendy Family Occupations

What did your Bendy ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bendy occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 6% of Bendy's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Charwoman and Coachman (D) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bendy. A less common occupation for the Bendy family was Coachman (Dom).

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  • Blacksmith

  • Charwoman

  • Coachman (D)

  • Coachman (Dom)


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

Bendy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Bendy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bendy 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 431 immigration records available for the last name Bendy. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 417 military records available for the last name Bendy. For the veterans among your Bendy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bendy Life Expectancy

What is the average Bendy lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Bendy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Bendy in 1956 was 43, and 65 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bendy 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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