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Sanda Name Meaning

Hungarian: nickname from sandal ‘half-blind’. Hungarian: Americanized spelling of Szanda, a habitational name for someone from a place so called. Japanese: ‘three rice paddies’; an alternative pronunciation of the name Mita.

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


Similar surnames: Sada, Landa, Kanda, Sando, Banda, Anda, Sandy, Handa, Santa, Sandau

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Where is the Sanda family from?

You can see how Sanda families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sanda family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Sanda families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 20 Sanda families living in Ontario. This was about 43% of all the recorded Sanda's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Sanda families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sanda surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sanda ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Sanda. 50% of Sanda men worked as a Farmer. .

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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 1921

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Labourer
    50%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sanda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sanda 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sanda. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 562 military records available for the last name Sanda. For the veterans among your Sanda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sanda lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Sanda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Sanda in 1951 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

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