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Andre Family History

Andre Name Meaning

French Breton and West Indian (mainly Haiti) (André); Walloon (mainly André): from the personal name André Andre an equivalent of Andreas . German: from a variant of the personal name Andreas .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Andrea, Andres, Andry, Andrew, Andreu, Andree, Andren, Andrie

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Where is the Andre family from?

You can see how Andre families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Andre family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Andre families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 14 Andre families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 37% of all the recorded Andre's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Andre families in 1840.
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What did your Andre ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Andre. 16% of Andre men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Andre women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Andre were Carpenter and Housekeeper. .

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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.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Housekeeper
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Census Records

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Andre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Andre 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Andre. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 13,000 military records available for the last name Andre. For the veterans among your Andre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Andre lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Andre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Andre in 1951 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

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