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Andress Name Meaning

German: variant of Andres . English: variant of Andrews .

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

Similar surnames: Andruss, Andres, Endress, Andreas, Andros, Andrus, Andresen, Endres

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Where is the Andress family from?

You can see how Andress families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Andress family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Andress families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 11 Andress families living in Ohio. This was about 26% of all the recorded Andress's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Andress families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Andress surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Andress ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Andress. 19% of Andress men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Andress women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Andress were Truck Driver and Stenographer. .

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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

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
  • Housework
  • Teacher
  • Stenographer
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Census Records

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Andress. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Andress 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Andress. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Andress. For the veterans among your Andress ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Andress lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Andress life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Andress in 1947 was 35, and 71 in 2004.

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