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Anders Name Meaning

German and Scottish: from the personal name Anders, vernacular form of Andreas. The German name is also found in Poland and has yielded a family name in Czech (Anderš).

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


Similar surnames: Enders, Ander, Andreas, Alders, Andert, Lander, Andera, Sander, Andre

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Anders Family Origin

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Anders Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Anders. A less common occupation for the Anders family was Keeping House. The most common Anders occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Anders's were Farmers.

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Anders Life Expectancy

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