Sandall Family History

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Sandall Name Meaning

habitational name from Sandal Magna in West Yorkshire, or Kirk Sandall and Long Sandall in South Yorkshire, named with Old English sand ‘sand’ + halh ‘nook’ (often referring to land in a riverbend or a hollow). from an otherwise unattested Old Norse personal name, Sandúlfr, composed of the elements sandr ‘sand’ + úlfr ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Sandahl, Sandal, Siddall, Tindall, Sandell, Sundahl, Cundall, Sandel

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Sandall Family Origin

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Sandall Family Occupations

What did your Sandall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sandall family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Custom Clerk and Accountant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sandall. The most common Sandall occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Sandall's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Custom Clerk

    17%
  • Accountant

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    8%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sandall ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sandall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sandall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sandall 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sandall. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Sandall. For the veterans among your Sandall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sandall Life Expectancy

What is the average Sandall lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Sandall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Sandall in 1955 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sandall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sandall 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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