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Andrews Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Andrew. This is the usual southern English patronymic form, also found in Wales; the Scottish and northern English form is Anderson. In North America this name has absorbed numerous cases of the various European cognates and their derivatives. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988.)

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


Similar surnames: Andreas, Andrew, Andres, Drews, Andrea, Andris, Anders, Andre

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Andrews Family Origin

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Andrews Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • School

    6%
  • Servant

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Andrews occupation in Canada was Farmer. 27% of Andrews's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Andrews. A less common occupation for the Andrews family was Labourer.

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