Wend Name Meaning

German: variant of Wendt.

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

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Wend Family Origin

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Wend Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Broker

    6%
  • Car Driver

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Broker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wend. A less common occupation for the Wend family was Car Driver. The most common Wend occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Wend's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Wend | Data not to scale

Wend Historical Records

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Wend Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Wend life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Wend in 1960 was 65, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wend

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