Wendelin Family History

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Wendelin Name Meaning

South German: from the personal name Wendelin, the name of a saint venerated in southern Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Wendel, Wedekind, Wendelken, Sandelin, Wendling, Enslin, Wender

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Wendelin Family Origin

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Wendelin Family Occupations

What did your Wendelin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wendelin family was Stone Mason. The most common Wendelin occupation in the USA was Cooper. 33% of Wendelin's were Coopers. Cooper and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wendelin.

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  • Cooper

  • Farmer

  • Stone Mason


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

Wendelin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wendelin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wendelin 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 583 immigration records available for the last name Wendelin. 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 366 military records available for the last name Wendelin. For the veterans among your Wendelin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wendelin Life Expectancy

What is the average Wendelin lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Wendelin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Wendelin in 1944 was 36, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wendelin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wendelin 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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