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Sandness Name Meaning

Respelling of Norwegian Sandnes, a habitational name from any of fifty or more farmsteads all over Norway, so named from Old Norse Sandnes, a compound of sand ‘sand’, ‘sandy plain’, ‘beach’ + nes ‘headland’, ‘promontory’.

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


Similar surnames: Sander, Fadness, Langness, Fodness, Barsness, Garness, Wangsness

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Sandness Family Origin

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Sandness Family Occupations

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Sandness Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Sandness life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Sandness in 1949 was 72, and 66 in 2004.

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