Mendola Family History

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Mendola Name Meaning

Italian: nickname or more often a habitational name from places named with the dialect term (a)mendola, mendula ‘almond’ (also ‘almond tree’). Related names include Amendola, Lamendola.

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

Similar surnames: Amendola, Lamendola, Mendiola, Mendoza, Pendola, Mendolia, Centola

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Mendola Family Origin

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Mendola Family Occupations

What did your Mendola ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mendola occupation in the USA was Clerk. 25% of Mendola's were Clerks. Clerk, Jailor and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mendola. A less common occupation for the Mendola family was Retail Grocer.

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  • Clerk

  • Jailor

  • Keeping House

  • Retail Grocer


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

Mendola Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mendola. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mendola 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mendola. 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 592 military records available for the last name Mendola. For the veterans among your Mendola ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mendola Life Expectancy

What is the average Mendola lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mendola life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Mendola in 1951 was 38, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mendola

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mendola 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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