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Andersen Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas.

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


Similar surnames: Anderson, Andersson, Enderson, Anders, Andreasen, Gundersen, Andren

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Andersen Family Origin

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Andersen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Servant

    9%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Mechanic

    6%

In 1881, the most common Andersen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 31% of Andersen's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Andersen. A less common occupation for the Andersen family was Mechanic.

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Andersen Historical Records

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Andersen Life Expectancy

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