Fendel Family History

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Fendel Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English Fendall, a habitational name from Fenhale in Norfolk, recorded in medieval records as Fendhale.

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

Similar surnames: Rendel, Bendel, Fennel, Zindel, Engel, Bedel, Redel, Menzel, Fenley

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Fendel Family Origin

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Fendel Family Occupations

What did your Fendel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fendel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Fendel's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Layer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fendel. A less common occupation for the Fendel family was Ice Dealer.

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  • Farmer

  • Brick Layer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Ice Dealer


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

Fendel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Fendel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fendel 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 444 immigration records available for the last name Fendel. 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 346 military records available for the last name Fendel. For the veterans among your Fendel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fendel Life Expectancy

What is the average Fendel lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2003, in the United States, Fendel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Fendel in 1940 was 54, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fendel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fendel 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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