Wendelken Family History

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Wendelken Name Meaning

North German: metronymic from the female personal name Wendelke, a pet form of Wendelburg.

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


Similar surnames: Engelken, Wendel, Bendele, Hanneken, Wiemken, Wendelin, Engelke

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Wendelken Family Origin

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Wendelken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Retail Grocer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Clerk In Clothing Store

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Retail Grocer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wendelken. A less common occupation for the Wendelken family was Clerk In Clothing Store. The most common Wendelken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Wendelken's were Farmers.

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Wendelken Historical Records

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Wendelken Life Expectancy

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