Bendt Name Meaning

Danish: from the medieval personal name Bendt, Danish form of Benedict, or from the Germanic personal name Bernhard. German: habitational name from a place so named near Hannover.

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

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Bendt Family Origin

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Bendt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Hack Driver

    20%
  • Saloon

    20%
  • Work-Iron Furnace

    20%

In 1880, the most common Bendt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bendt's were Farmers. Farmer, Hack Driver and Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bendt. A less common occupation for the Bendt family was Work-Iron Furnace.

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Bendt Historical Records

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Bendt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Bendt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Bendt in 1963 was 88, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bendt

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