Andre Family History

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Andre Name Meaning

French (André): from the personal name André, French vernacular form of Andreas, also found as a Huguenot name in England in the 17th and 18th centuries. German: shortened form of Andreae. Swedish: shortened form of Andree.

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

Similar surnames: Andrea, Andres, Andry, Andrew, Andreu, Andree, Andren, Andrie

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Andre Family Origin

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Andre Family Occupations

What did your Andre ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Andre family was Journalier. The most common Andre occupation in Canada was Student. 15% of Andre's were Students. Student, Cultivateur and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Andre.

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  • Student

  • Cultivateur

  • Farmer

  • Journalier


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

Andre Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Andre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Andre 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Andre. 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 13,000 military records available for the last name Andre. For the veterans among your Andre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Andre Life Expectancy

What is the average Andre lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Andre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Andre in 1951 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Andre 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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