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Sanders Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and North German: patronymic from Sander 1.

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

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Sanders Family Origin

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Sanders Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Sanders occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Sanders's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sanders family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sanders.

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Sanders Life Expectancy

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