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Antes Name Meaning

variant spelling of Anthes. Humanistic Hellenization of Blume, literally ‘flower’, with reference to the Greek vocabulary word anthos ‘flower’.

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


Similar surnames: Anthes, Andes, Antis, Dantes, Alles, Andel, Antle, Anness, Antee

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Where is the Antes family from?

You can see how Antes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Antes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Antes families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 6 Antes families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 55% of all the recorded Antes's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Antes families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Antes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Antes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Antes. 14% of Antes men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Antes women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Antes were Salesman 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.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    14%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    12%
  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Housekeeper
    12%
  • Housewife
    12%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Antes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Antes 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 823 immigration records available for the last name Antes. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Antes. For the veterans among your Antes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Antes lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Antes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Antes in 1941 was 32, and 70 in 2004.

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