Sandifer Family History

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Sandifer Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place named Sandiford (with the same etymology as Sandford 1), most probably in Lancashire or Yorkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Standifer, Sandler, Sander, Sandefer, Jenifer, Vandiver, Sandberg

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Sandifer Family Origin

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Sandifer Family Occupations

What did your Sandifer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sandifer. A less common occupation for the Sandifer family was Farming. The most common Sandifer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Sandifer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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Sandifer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sandifer Life Expectancy

What is the average Sandifer lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Sandifer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Sandifer in 1944 was 29, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sandifer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sandifer 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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