Brendel Family History

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Brendel Name Meaning

South German: from a pet form of the personal name Brando (see Brand 1).

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

Similar surnames: Brandel, Brenzel, Bendel, Rendel, Randel, Wendel, Bandel, Reindel

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Brendel Family Origin

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Brendel Family Occupations

What did your Brendel ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Merchant


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Brendel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Brendel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brendel 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Brendel. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Brendel. For the veterans among your Brendel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brendel Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Brendel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Brendel in 1953 was 47, and 82 in 2004.

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