Andersson Family History

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Andersson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas.

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

Similar surnames: Anderson, Andersen, Anders, Enderson, Saunderson, Randerson

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Andersson Family Origin

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Andersson Family Occupations

What did your Andersson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Andersson. 42% of Andersson men worked as a Farmer and 30% of Andersson women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Andersson were Laborer and Ironer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farmers Son
  • Foreman
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Stenographer
  • Employee
  • Ironer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Andersson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Andersson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Andersson 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 209,000 immigration records available for the last name Andersson. 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 701 military records available for the last name Andersson. For the veterans among your Andersson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Andersson Life Expectancy

What is the average Andersson lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Andersson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Andersson in 1962 was 72, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Andersson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Andersson 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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