Sandlin Family History

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Sandlin Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements sand ‘sand’ + the common surname suffix -lin.

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


Similar surnames: Sandin, Sandelin, Sanden, Sandvik, Landin, Sanderlin, Sundin

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Sandlin Family Origin

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Sandlin Family Occupations

What did your Sandlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sandlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Sandlin's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sandlin. A less common occupation for the Sandlin family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Sandlin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sandlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Sandlin lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Sandlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sandlin in 1949 was 59, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sandlin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sandlin 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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