Wendling Family History

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Wendling Name Meaning

habitational name from any of numerous places called Wendling, notably in Bavaria, or a place called Wendlingen, for example near Stuttgart. (Westphalia): patronymic from the personal name Wendel (see Wendel 1).

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


Similar surnames: Welling, Wessling, Werling, Readling, Wendelin, Wenning, Wedding

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Wendling Family Origin

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Wendling Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wendling. The most common Wendling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Wendling's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wendling family was Laborer.

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Wendling Historical Records

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Wendling Life Expectancy

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