Amendt Family History

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Amendt Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Amend.

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


Similar surnames: Ament, Arendt, Amend, Arent, Ahrendt, Arnot, Amen, Mandt, Aument

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Amendt Family Origin

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Amendt Family Occupations

What did your Amendt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Amendt occupation in the USA was Miller. 17% of Amendt's were Millers. A less common occupation for the Amendt family was Gilder. Miller, Currier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amendt.

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  • Miller

    17%
  • Currier

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Gilder

    8%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Amendt ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Amendt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Amendt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amendt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Amendt. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Amendt. For the veterans among your Amendt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amendt Life Expectancy

What is the average Amendt lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Amendt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Amendt in 1962 was 67, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amendt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amendt ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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