Sandefur Family History

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Sandefur Name Meaning

Variant of English Sandifer.

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


Similar surnames: Sandefer, Sanderfer, Sanker, Lander, Sandell, Sandiford, Santer

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Sandefur Family Origin

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Sandefur Family Occupations

What did your Sandefur ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sandefur family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sandefur. The most common Sandefur occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Sandefur's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Works On Farm

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Sandefur Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sandefur. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sandefur 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 Sandefur. 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 Sandefur. For the veterans among your Sandefur ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sandefur Life Expectancy

What is the average Sandefur lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Sandefur life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sandefur in 1944 was 27, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sandefur

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sandefur 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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