Sandelin Family History

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Sandelin Name Meaning

Dutch: from a pet form of Sander, a reduced form of the personal name Alexander (see Alexander). Swedish: ornamental name from sand ‘sand’ + the common surname suffix -(e)lin.

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

Similar surnames: Sanderlin, Sandlin, Sanden, Sandel, Sander, Sandin, Landin, Bandel

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Sandelin Family Origin

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Sandelin Family Occupations

What did your Sandelin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sandelin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Sandelin's were Farmers. Farmer and Dentist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sandelin.

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  • Farmer

  • Dentist


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Sandelin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sandelin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sandelin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sandelin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 297 military records available for the last name Sandelin. For the veterans among your Sandelin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sandelin Life Expectancy

What is the average Sandelin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Sandelin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Sandelin in 1958 was 39, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sandelin 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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