Mendes Family History

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Mendes Name Meaning

Portuguese: patronymic from the personal name Mendo, a reduced form of Menendo (see Menendez).

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


Similar surnames: Mendez, Mende, Menges, Vences, Mendel, Mees, Mense, Mengel, Sender

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Mendes Family Origin

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Mendes Family Occupations

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  • Cellerman

    17%
  • Fancy Goods Dealer

    17%
  • Grocer Wholesale

    17%
  • Income From Investments

    17%

In 1881, Cellerman, Fancy Goods Dealer and Grocer Wholesale were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mendes. The most common Mendes occupation in the UK was Cellerman. 17% of Mendes's were Cellermans. A less common occupation for the Mendes family was Income From Investments.

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Mendes Historical Records

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Mendes Life Expectancy

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