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Mendez Name Meaning

Galician (Méndez): patronymic from the personal name Mendo (see Mendes, of which this is the Galician equivalent).

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


Similar surnames: Mendes, Mendel, Mende, Menendez, Mindel, Mense, Mente, Menzel, Menden

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Mendez Family Origin

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Mendez Family Occupations

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  • General Dealer

    25%
  • Laborer (General)

    25%
  • Saleswoman (Und)

    25%
  • Teacher Lang

    25%

In 1881, General Dealer, Laborer (General) and Saleswoman (Und) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mendez. A less common occupation for the Mendez family was Teacher Lang. The most common Mendez occupation in the UK was General Dealer. 25% of Mendez's were General Dealers.

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Mendez Historical Records

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Mendez Life Expectancy

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Famous Mendez Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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