Wendler Family History

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Wendler Name Meaning

from Middle High German wandeler ‘traveler on foot’ (Middle Low German wendeler), hence a nickname for a pilgrim or an occupational name for a peddler. patronymic from the personal name Wendel (see Wendel 1).

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


Similar surnames: Fendler, Bendler, Tendler, Mendler, Hendler, Wendel, Kensler, Wunder

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Wendler Family Origin

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Wendler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Druggist

    4%
  • Grocer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Druggist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wendler. A less common occupation for the Wendler family was Grocer. The most common Wendler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Wendler's were Farmers.

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Wendler Historical Records

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Wendler Life Expectancy

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