Wentzell Family History

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Wentzell Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Wentzel, or in some cases probably an altered spelling of the same name.

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


Similar surnames: Wentzel, Wetzell, Pendell, Wenzell, Henzel, Mentzel, Bendell

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Wentzell Family Origin

Where is the Wentzell family from?

Wentzell Family Occupations

What did your Wentzell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Commercial Clerk Rlwy, Commercl Clerk (Gin Distillers) and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wentzell. A less common occupation for the Wentzell family was Machine Printer. The most common Wentzell occupation in the UK was Commercial Clerk Rlwy. 20% of Wentzell's were Commercial Clerk Rlwys.

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  • Commercial Clerk Rlwy

    20%
  • Commercl Clerk (Gin Distillers)

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Machine Printer

    20%

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

Wentzell Historical Records

What Wentzell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Wentzell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wentzell 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Wentzell. 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 Wentzell. For the veterans among your Wentzell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wentzell Life Expectancy

What is the average Wentzell lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Wentzell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Wentzell in 1947 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wentzell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wentzell 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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