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Andreassen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Andreas.

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

Similar surnames: Andreasen, Andreason, Andresen, Andersen, Anderson, Andreae, Andreas

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Where is the Andreassen family from?

You can see how Andreassen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Andreassen family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Andreassen families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Andreassen family living in British Columbia. This was about 50% of all the recorded Andreassen's in Canada. British Columbia and 1 other province had the highest population of Andreassen families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Andreassen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Andreassen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter was the top reported job for people in the US named Andreassen. 38% of Andreassen men worked as a Carpenter.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
  • Laborer
  • Shipping Clerk
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Andreassen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Andreassen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Andreassen. 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 Cards

There are 275 military records available for the last name Andreassen. For the veterans among your Andreassen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Andreassen lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Andreassen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Andreassen in 1961 was 33, and 71 in 2004.

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