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Tande Name Meaning

Dutch (de Tande): nickname for someone with prominent or otherwise remarkable teeth, from tand ‘tooth’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of three farmsteads in eastern Norway, named in Old Norse as Tandar; the etymology of the name is uncertain, but it may be derived from Old Norse tonn ‘tooth’.

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


Similar surnames: Lande, Sande, Mander, Grande, Sando, Tangen, Sand, Tade, Bunde, Hand

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Where is the Tande family from?

You can see how Tande families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tande family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Tande families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 9 Tande families living in Quebec. This was about 75% of all the recorded Tande's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Tande families in 1911.
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What did your Tande ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tande. 55% of Tande men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Tande women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tande were Manager and Housewife.

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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
    55%
  • Laborer
    26%
  • Farming
    7%
  • Manager
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    50%
  • Housewife
    50%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tande. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tande 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 486 immigration records available for the last name Tande. 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 299 military records available for the last name Tande. For the veterans among your Tande ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tande lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tande life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Tande in 1963 was 74, and 85 in 2004.

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