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Wentzel Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Wenzel, or in some cases probably an altered spelling of the same name.

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


Similar surnames: Wentzell, Wenzel, Mentzel, Henzel, Wetzell, Wetzel, Weitzel, Wencel

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Wentzel Family Origin

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Wentzel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Student

    17%
  • Fisherman

    13%
  • Farmer And Fisherman

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Student and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wentzel. A less common occupation for the Wentzel family was Farmer And Fisherman. The most common Wentzel occupation in Canada was Farmer. 28% of Wentzel's were Farmers.

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Wentzel Historical Records

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Wentzel Life Expectancy

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