Arend Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from a personal name of Germanic origin, derived from the elements arn ‘eagle’ + wald ‘rule’. Compare German Arndt.

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


Similar surnames: Arendt, Brand, Amend, Arends, Arens, Arent, Abend, Armand, Arno

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Arend Family Origin

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Arend Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Arend family was Cigar Maker. The most common Arend occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Arend's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arend.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%

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Arend Historical Records

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Arend Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Arend life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Arend in 1959 was 28, and 80 in 2004.

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