Rendel Family History

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Rendel Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Rendel in Hesse. South German: variant of Reindl. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish rendl ‘ducat (gold coin)’. Possibly also English: variant spelling of Rendall.

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


Similar surnames: Redel, Reidel, Bendel, Render, Mendel, Hendel, Wendel, Bandel, Readel

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Rendel Family Origin

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Rendel Family Occupations

What did your Rendel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rendel family was Shoe Maker. Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rendel. The most common Rendel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Rendel's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Shoe Maker

    20%

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

Rendel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rendel Life Expectancy

What is the average Rendel lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Rendel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rendel in 1955 was 66, and 67 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rendel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rendel 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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