Wentzell Family History

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Wentzell Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Wentzel, Wetzell, Pendell, Wenzell, Henzel, Mentzel, Bendell

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Wentzell Family Origin

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Wentzell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Day Labourer

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wentzell family was Labourer. Farmer, Carpenter and Day Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wentzell. The most common Wentzell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Wentzell's were Farmers.

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Wentzell Historical Records

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Wentzell Life Expectancy

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