Enderson Family History

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Enderson Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Danish Endersen, a patronymic from the personal name Endricht, probably of Low German or Frisian origin. Altered spelling of Norwegian Endresen, a common patronymic from Endre, from the Old Norse personal name Eindri{dh}i, composed of the elements ein ‘one’, ‘sole’ + ri{dh}i ‘rider’. English: variant of Anderson, a patronymic from the personal name Anders.

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


Similar surnames: Enerson, Anderson, Henderson, Einerson, Ingerson, Anderton, Iverson

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Enderson Family Origin

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Enderson Family Occupations

What did your Enderson ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Enderson. 32% of Enderson men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Enderson women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Enderson were Carpenter and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    32%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%
  • Carpenter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    20%
  • Housewife
    17%
  • Maid
    14%
  • Stenographer
    12%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Enderson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Enderson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Enderson 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 Enderson. 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 632 military records available for the last name Enderson. For the veterans among your Enderson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Enderson Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Enderson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Enderson in 1961 was 50, and 71 in 2004.

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