Wrench Family History

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Wrench Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English wrench ‘wile’, ‘trick’, ‘artifice’.

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

Similar surnames: Rench, Trench, French, Wren, Winch, Weech, Branch, Bench, Reach

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Wrench Family Origin

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Wrench Family Occupations

What did your Wrench ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Minister were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wrench. The most common Wrench occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Wrench's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wrench family was Servant.

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  • Farmer

  • Minister

  • Servant


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

Wrench Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Wrench. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wrench 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Wrench. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Wrench. For the veterans among your Wrench ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wrench Life Expectancy

What is the average Wrench lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Wrench life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Wrench in 1947 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wrench

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wrench 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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