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Fendler Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; perhaps an occupational name for a flag-bearer, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German vendel (compare Fender) or a nickname for a pilgrim, wanderer, or wayward person, from Middle High German wandeler, wendeler ‘wanderer’, ‘pilgrim’.

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


Similar surnames: Wendler, Tendler, Pfendler, Bendler, Mendler, Hendler, Fessler

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Fendler Family Origin

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Fendler Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Tailor

    17%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Fendler occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Fendler's were Laborers. Laborer, Tailor and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fendler. A less common occupation for the Fendler family was Farmer.

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Fendler Life Expectancy

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