Wencel Family History

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Wencel Name Meaning

Partly Slavic spelling of German Wenzel, a personal name of Slavic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Wenzel, Wengel, Vensel, Wendel, Wensel, Bence, Wencl, Wankel, Vences

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Wencel Family Origin

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Wencel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Day Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Wencel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Wencel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wencel family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wencel.

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Wencel Historical Records

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Wencel Life Expectancy

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