Fendt Family History

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Fendt Name Meaning

German: nickname for a lad or a young man or farmer, from Middle High German vende, vent, vendel(in), Middle Low German vent ‘lad’, ‘page’, ‘little boy’. (In Old High German it denoted a foot soldier.)

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

Similar surnames: Wendt, Fenn, Sundt, Mundt, Feind, Fest, Hundt, Gent, Kandt, Senft

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Fendt Family Origin

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Fendt Family Occupations

What did your Fendt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fendt occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Fendt's were Laborers. Laborer, Boot & Shoe Factory and Cabnet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fendt. A less common occupation for the Fendt family was Confectioner.

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  • Laborer

  • Boot & Shoe Factory

  • Cabnet Maker

  • Confectioner


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Fendt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Fendt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fendt 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Fendt. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Fendt. For the veterans among your Fendt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fendt Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Fendt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Fendt in 1961 was 60, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fendt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fendt 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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