Ando Family History

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Ando Name Meaning

Japanese (Ando): variously written, originally with characters meaning ‘peaceful east’ or ‘pacify the east’; the majority now use characters meaning ‘peaceful wisteria’. A branch of the Abe family bears the name in eastern Japan. Hungarian (Andó): from a pet form of the personal name András, Hungarian form of Andreas.

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

Similar surnames: Sando, Anda, Lando, Bando, Ondo, Endo, Andy, Anno, Kano, Rando

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Ando Family Origin

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Ando Family Occupations

What did your Ando ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Fisherman was the top reported job for people in the CA named Ando.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Fisherman

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Ando Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ando. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ando 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Ando. 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 752 military records available for the last name Ando. For the veterans among your Ando ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ando Life Expectancy

What is the average Ando lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ando life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ando in 1963 was 69, and 66 in 2004.

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