Wentzell Family History

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Wentzell Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Wentzel, Wetzell, Pendell, Wenzell, Henzel, Mentzel, Bendell

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Wentzell Family Origin

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Wentzell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Ship Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Wentzell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Wentzell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wentzell family was Ship Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wentzell.

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Wentzell Historical Records

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Wentzell Life Expectancy

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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