Sandersfeld Family History

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Sandersfeld Name Meaning

German: perhaps a habitational name from a lost or minor place named ‘Sander’s field’ (from a short form of the personal name Alexander.

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

Similar surnames: Bauersfeld, Landefeld, Sander, Manderfeld, Winterfeld, Sommerfeld

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Sandersfeld Family Origin

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Sandersfeld Family Occupations

What did your Sandersfeld ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sandersfeld family was Seamstress. Farmer and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sandersfeld. The most common Sandersfeld occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Sandersfeld's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Painter

  • Seamstress


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Sandersfeld Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 693 census records available for the last name Sandersfeld. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sandersfeld 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 214 immigration records available for the last name Sandersfeld. 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 76 military records available for the last name Sandersfeld. For the veterans among your Sandersfeld ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sandersfeld Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Sandersfeld life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Sandersfeld in 1957 was 50, and 89 in 2004.

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