Sandner Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Sandner Name Meaning

topographic name, a variant of Sand 1, from the genitive case of Middle High German sand ‘sand’ + -er, suffix denoting an inhabitant. habitational name for someone from the city of Xanten on the Lower Rhine.

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

Similar surnames: Sander, Santner, Sandler, Gander, Wanner, Lander, Sandberg, Sandel

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Sandner Family Origin

Where is the Sandner family from?

Sandner Family Occupations

What did your Sandner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sandner. 10% of Sandner men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Sandner women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sandner were Salesman and Secretary

View Census data for Sandner | Data not to scale

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housewife
  • Saleslady
  • Secretary

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sandner Historical Records

What Sandner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sandner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sandner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Sandner

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sandner. 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.

View all Sandner immigration records

Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Sandner. For the veterans among your Sandner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Sandner military records

You've only scratched the surface of Sandner family history.

Sandner Life Expectancy

What is the average Sandner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sandner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Sandner in 1963 was 65, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sandner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sandner 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.

Famous Sandner Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name