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Antis Name Meaning

Variant of German Anthes.

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


Similar surnames: Andis, Antes, Lantis, Antil, Altis, Artus, Yantis, Antle, Andris

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Where is the Antis family from?

You can see how Antis families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Antis family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Antis families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 12 Antis families living in New York. This was about 57% of all the recorded Antis's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Antis families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Antis surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Antis ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Antis. 38% of Antis men worked as a Laborer and 67% of Antis women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Antis were Labor and Clerk.

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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
    38%
  • Farmer
    13%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Labor
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    67%
  • Clerk
    34%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Antis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Antis 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 516 immigration records available for the last name Antis. 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 536 military records available for the last name Antis. For the veterans among your Antis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Antis lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Antis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Antis in 1956 was 54, and 62 in 2004.

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