Bendler Family History

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Bendler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a maker or seller of ribbons and cords, from an agent derivative of Middle High German bendel ‘ribbon’, ‘cord’ (see Bendel).

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


Similar surnames: Bandler, Mendler, Fendler, Tendler, Hendler, Wendler, Bender, Benner

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Bendler Family Origin

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Bendler Family Occupations

What did your Bendler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bendler. The most common Bendler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Bendler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bendler family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bendler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bendler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bendler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bendler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bendler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bendler. For the veterans among your Bendler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bendler Life Expectancy

What is the average Bendler lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bendler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Bendler in 1959 was 82, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bendler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bendler ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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