Bandstra Family History

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Bandstra Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from a place named Band. possibly a topographic name for someone who lived by a road, a topographic derivative of Dutch baan ‘road’

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

Similar surnames: Zandstra, Barrera, Banda, Brandsma, Monastra, Banton, Barbera

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Bandstra Family Origin

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Bandstra Family Occupations

What did your Bandstra ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Ladies Technical Advisor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bandstra.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Ladies Technical Advisor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Bandstra Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 422 census records available for the last name Bandstra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bandstra 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 86 immigration records available for the last name Bandstra. 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 51 military records available for the last name Bandstra. For the veterans among your Bandstra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bandstra Life Expectancy

What is the average Bandstra lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Bandstra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bandstra in 1953 was 48, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bandstra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bandstra 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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