Wenderoth Family History

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Wenderoth Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named, the first part referring to the Wends (Middle High German Wint, Wende ‘Slav’), the original Slavic population; the element -roth (from Middle High German roden ‘to clear’) denotes a settlement on cleared land.

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

Similar surnames: Abendroth, Eltzroth, Wender, Wendel, Weckwerth, Wunderlich, Wenker

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Wenderoth Family Origin

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Wenderoth Family Occupations

What did your Wenderoth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Bar Keeper and Bone Boiler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wenderoth. A less common occupation for the Wenderoth family was Clerk In Cotton And Yarn Store. The most common Wenderoth occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 13% of Wenderoth's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

  • Bar Keeper

  • Bone Boiler

  • Clerk In Cotton And Yarn Store


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

Wenderoth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wenderoth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wenderoth 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 374 immigration records available for the last name Wenderoth. 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 409 military records available for the last name Wenderoth. For the veterans among your Wenderoth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wenderoth Life Expectancy

What is the average Wenderoth lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Wenderoth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wenderoth in 1954 was 46, and 98 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wenderoth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wenderoth 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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