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Bender Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a cooper, a short form of Fassbender. English: from an agent derivative of Old English bendan ‘to bend (the bow)’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for an archer. Compare Benbow. Hungarian: from bender ‘curl’, hence a nickname for someone with curly hair.

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

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Bender Family Origin

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Bender Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Bender occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Bender's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bender. A less common occupation for the Bender family was Carpenter.

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Bender Life Expectancy

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