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Mendes Name Meaning

Portuguese: patronymic from the personal name Mendo, a reduced form of Menendo (see Menendez).

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

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Mendes Family Origin

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Mendes Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Labr

    8%
  • Cigar Mfr.

    4%

In 1880, the most common Mendes occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of Mendes's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Mendes family was Cigar Mfr.. Laborer, Farmer and Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mendes.

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Mendes Historical Records

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Mendes Life Expectancy

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