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Ondrus Name Meaning

Czech (Ondruš): from a variant of the personal name Ondrej, Czech form of Andreas.

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

Similar surnames: Andres, Andros, Andris, Vondrak, Endris, Ondrey, Andras, Andreas

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Where is the Ondrus family from?

You can see how Ondrus families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ondrus family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Ondrus families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 5 Ondrus families living in Ohio. This was about 25% of all the recorded Ondrus's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Ondrus families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ondrus surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ondrus ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ondrus. 54% of Ondrus men worked as a Laborer.

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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
  • Farmer
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
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Census Records

There are 537 census records available for the last name Ondrus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ondrus 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 278 immigration records available for the last name Ondrus. 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 199 military records available for the last name Ondrus. For the veterans among your Ondrus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ondrus lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Ondrus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Ondrus in 1963 was 69, and 69 in 2003.

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