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Mendez Name Meaning

Galician (Méndez): patronymic from the personal name Mendo (see Mendes, of which this is the Galician equivalent).

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

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Mendez Family Origin

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Mendez Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Cattle Herder

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Mendez occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Mendez's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Mendez family was Keeping House. Laborer, Farm Laborer and Cattle Herder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mendez.

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Mendez Historical Records

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Mendez Life Expectancy

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