Bendel Family History

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Bendel Name Meaning

South German: metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of ribbons and cords, from a diminutive of Middle High German band ‘band’, ‘cord’. English: variant spelling of Bendell.

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

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Bendel Family Origin

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Bendel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Merchant

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bendel family was Merchant. The most common Bendel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Bendel's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bendel.

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Bendel Life Expectancy

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