Andres Family History

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Andres Name Meaning

From the personal name Andres, a vernacular form of Andreas in various European languages, including Spanish Andrés, French (Breton) Andrès, German Andres, Czech Andrejs, etc.

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

Similar surnames: Andreas, Andre, Andras, Andris, Andries, Andrew, Andreu, Andros

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Andres Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Andres name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Andres. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Philippines


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Andres Family Origin

Where is the Andres family from?

Andres Family Occupations

What did your Andres ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Dentist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Andres. A less common occupation for the Andres family was Laborer. The most common Andres occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Andres's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Dentist

  • Laborer


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Andres Historical Records

What Andres family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Andres. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Andres 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Andres. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Andres. For the veterans among your Andres ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Andres Life Expectancy

What is the average Andres lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Andres life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Andres in 1946 was 45, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Andres 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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