Amend Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living at the end of a settlement or street, from Middle High German am ende ‘at the end’.

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

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Amend Family Origin

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Amend Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amend. The most common Amend occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Amend's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Amend family was Keeping House.

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Amend Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Amend life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Amend in 1947 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amend

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