Andersen Family History

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Andersen Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas.

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


Similar surnames: Anderson, Andersson, Enderson, Anders, Andreasen, Gundersen, Andren

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Andersen Family Origin

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Andersen Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Baker And Grocer

    8%
  • Baptist Minister Zion Chapel New Cross Rd

    8%
  • Bleachfield Worker

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Andersen family was Bleachfield Worker. The most common Andersen occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 17% of Andersen's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Baker And Grocer and Baptist Minister Zion Chapel New Cross Rd were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Andersen.

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Andersen Historical Records

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Andersen Life Expectancy

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