Dandy Family History

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Dandy Name Meaning

English: from the personal name, a pet form of Andrew.

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

Similar surnames: Tandy, Andy, Sandy, Day, Gundy, Caddy, Danby, Sand, Gandy, Candy

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Dandy Family Origin

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Dandy Family Occupations

What did your Dandy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dandy. The most common Dandy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Dandy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dandy family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dandy ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dandy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Dandy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dandy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dandy. 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 Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Dandy. For the veterans among your Dandy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dandy Life Expectancy

What is the average Dandy lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dandy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Dandy in 1952 was 29, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dandy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dandy ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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