Sandmeyer Family History

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Sandmeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name for a tenant farmer (see Meyer) whose farm was on sandy soil (Middle High German sand).

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


Similar surnames: Nordmeyer, Kammeyer, Dammeyer, Hagemeyer, Brandmeyer, Wiedmeyer

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Sandmeyer Family Origin

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Sandmeyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Machinist

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sandmeyer family was Machinist. The most common Sandmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Sandmeyer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sandmeyer.

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Sandmeyer Historical Records

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Sandmeyer Life Expectancy

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