Sandison Family History

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Sandison Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Sanderson.

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


Similar surnames: Kennison, Mathison, Sands, Kenison, Sanson, Addison, Danison

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Sandison Family Origin

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Sandison Family Occupations

What did your Sandison ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sandison family was Carpenter. The most common Sandison occupation in Canada was Farmer. 21% of Sandison's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sandison.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Servant

    14%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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

Sandison Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sandison Life Expectancy

What is the average Sandison lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Sandison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Sandison in 1957 was 46, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sandison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sandison 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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