Bander Family History

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Bander Name Meaning

German (Bänder) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a cooper (see Bender).

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

Similar surnames: Wander, Bandel, Brander, Banker, Bender, Zander, Bader, Lander

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Bander Family Origin

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Bander Family Occupations

What did your Bander ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bander family was Harness Maker. The most common Bander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Bander's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bander.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer

  • Harness Maker


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Bander Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Bander. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bander 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 Bander. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Bander. For the veterans among your Bander ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bander Life Expectancy

What is the average Bander lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Bander life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Bander in 1944 was 44, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bander

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bander 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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