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Sanborn Name Meaning

Variant of English Sandburn, a habitational name from Sandburn House in North Yorkshire.

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

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Sanborn Family Origin

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Sanborn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sanborn family was Carpenter. The most common Sanborn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Sanborn's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sanborn.

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Sanborn Life Expectancy

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