Pfendler Family History

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Pfendler Name Meaning

German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German pfanne ‘pan’, hence an occupational name for a maker of pans.

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


Similar surnames: Fendler, Mendler, Bendler, Pfeiler, Tendler, Pfender, Wendler

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Pfendler Family Origin

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Pfendler Family Occupations

What did your Pfendler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pfendler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Pfendler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pfendler family was Tailor Operator. Farmer, Farming and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pfendler.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%
  • Tailor Operator

    25%

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

Pfendler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pfendler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pfendler 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 Pfendler. 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 Pfendler. For the veterans among your Pfendler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pfendler Life Expectancy

What is the average Pfendler lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Pfendler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Pfendler in 1955 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pfendler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pfendler 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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