Andrew Family History

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Andrew Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from the usual vernacular English form (recorded from the 13th century onward) of the New Testament Greek personal name Andreas.

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


Similar surnames: Andrews, Andre, Andres, Andreas, Andreu, Andrea, Drew, Andros, Andren

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Andrew Family Origin

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Andrew Family Occupations

What did your Andrew ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Andrew. 28% of Andrew men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Andrew women worked as a Nurse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Andrew were Student and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Labourer
    7%
  • Laborer
    4%
  • Student
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Nurse
    9%
  • Student
    8%
  • Stenographer
    6%
  • Clerk
    5%

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

Andrew Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 304,000 census records available for the last name Andrew. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Andrew 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 38,000 immigration records available for the last name Andrew. 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 32,000 military records available for the last name Andrew. For the veterans among your Andrew ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Andrew Life Expectancy

What is the average Andrew lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Andrew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Andrew in 1940 was 65, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Andrew 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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