Dandy Name Meaning

English: from the personal name, a pet form of Andrew.

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


Similar surnames: Tandy, Andy, Sandy, Day, Gundy, Caddy, Danby, Sand, Gandy, Candy

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Dandy Family Origin

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Dandy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Cultivateur

    12%
  • Mail Clerk

    12%
  • Book Binder

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Cultivateur and Mail Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dandy. The most common Dandy occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Dandy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dandy family was Book Binder.

Source: Census data for Dandy | Data not to scale

Dandy Historical Records

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Dandy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Dandy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Dandy in 1952 was 29, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dandy

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