Wendland Family History

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Wendland Name Meaning

German: regional name for someone from the area of northeastern Germany inhabited by the Wends (see Wendt).

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


Similar surnames: Weinland, Sandland, Woodland, Deland, Wentland, Windland, Wendlandt

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Wendland Family Origin

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Wendland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wendland. A less common occupation for the Wendland family was Farming. The most common Wendland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Wendland's were Farmers.

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Wendland Historical Records

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Wendland Life Expectancy

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