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Wensel Family Origin

Where is the Wensel family from?

Wensel Family Occupations

What did your Wensel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wensel. 39% of Wensel men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Wensel women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wensel were Salesman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Painter
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Seamstress
  • Housekeeper
  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Wensel Historical Records

What Wensel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Wensel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wensel 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 906 immigration records available for the last name Wensel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wensel. For the veterans among your Wensel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wensel Life Expectancy

What is the average Wensel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Wensel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Wensel in 1952 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wensel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wensel 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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