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Andris Name Meaning

Greek: shortened form of any of various patronymic surnames derived from Andreas. Lithuanian: patronymic from a variant of the personal name Andrys (see Andreas). German and Dutch: variant of Andries.

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


Similar surnames: Andros, Andres, Andries, Andis, Endris, Andrie, Andreas, Andras

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Where is the Andris family from?

You can see how Andris families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Andris family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Andris families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 5 Andris families living in Quebec. This was about 63% of all the recorded Andris's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Andris families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Andris surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Andris ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Andris. 31% of Andris men worked as a Farmer and 30% of Andris women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Andris were Waiter and Teacher.

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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

  • Farmer
    31%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Waiter
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    30%
  • Housewife
    30%
  • Clerk
    20%
  • Teacher
    20%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Andris. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Andris 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 558 immigration records available for the last name Andris. 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 530 military records available for the last name Andris. For the veterans among your Andris ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Andris lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Andris life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Andris in 1962 was 52, and 49 in 2004.

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