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Englander Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German (Engländer): ethnic name from German Engländer ‘Englishman’. See also English. In some cases the Jewish name may be an ornamental adoption. Swedish: ornamental name either from äng ‘meadow’ + land ‘land’ + the suffix -er denoting origin, or from äng(e)l ‘angel’ + -ander, suffix derived from Greek aner, andros ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: England, Sjolander, Bolander, Elander, Nylander, Callander, Melander

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Englander Family Origin

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Englander Family Occupations

What did your Englander ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Englander ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Cigar Maker

    8%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Cigar Dealer

    4%

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In 1880, Cigar Maker, Tailor and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Englander. The most common Englander occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 8% of Englander's were Cigar Makers. A less common occupation for the Englander family was Cigar Dealer.

Source: Census data for Englander | Data not to scale

Englander Historical Records

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Englander Life Expectancy

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