Penders Family History

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Penders Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: occupational name from Middle Dutch p(a)enre, paender ‘brewer’, an agent derivative of pan ‘(brewing) pan’.

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

Similar surnames: Pender, Penner, Render, Bender, Peters, Enders, Reinders, Selders

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Penders Family Origin

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Penders Family Occupations

What did your Penders ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Penders.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Penders Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Penders. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Penders 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 349 immigration records available for the last name Penders. 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 576 military records available for the last name Penders. For the veterans among your Penders ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Penders Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Penders life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Penders in 1958 was 59, and 65 in 2004.

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