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Where is the Andersen family from?
You can see how Andersen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Andersen family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Andersen families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Andersen families living in Ohio. This was about 67% of all the recorded Andersen's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Andersen families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Andersen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Andersen. 17% of Andersen men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Andersen women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Andersen were Salesman and Maid.