Wentzel Family History

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Wentzel Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Wenzel, or in some cases probably an altered spelling of the same name.

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

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Wentzel Family Origin

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Wentzel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wentzel. The most common Wentzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Wentzel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wentzel family was Carpenter.

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Wentzel Life Expectancy

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