Wente Name Meaning

German: ethnic name for a Wend, a member of the Slavic-speaking people inhabiting parts of eastern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Wentz, Bente, Welte, Went, Mente, Runte, Wenke, Henke, Wende, Enter

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Wente Family Origin

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Wente Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Clerk In Grocery

    7%
  • Carriage Maker

    4%
  • Carver In Wood

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Wente occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Wente's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk In Grocery and Carriage Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wente. A less common occupation for the Wente family was Carver In Wood.

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Wente Historical Records

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Wente Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Wente life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Wente in 1957 was 55, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wente

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