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Wenzell Family History

Wenzell Name Meaning
Danish and German: variant of Wenzel.

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

11,488 Historical Documents with Wenzell on Ancestry.com
2,850 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
509 Military Records
425 Immigration Records
2,954 Census and Voter Lists
4,750 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wenzell Families

  • Number of Wenzell families
     19 - 36
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wenzell families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wenzell last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Wenzell census records

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Wenzell Family Origin

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Wenzell Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Wenzell families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Wenzell

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Wenzell Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Wenzell census records

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Wenzell Civil War Service Records

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