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Where is the Sands family from?
You can see how Sands families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sands family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sands families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 109 Sands families living in New York. This was about 32% of all the recorded Sands's in USA. New York had the highest population of Sands families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sands surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sands. 14% of Sands men worked as a Farmer and 6% of Sands women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sands were Truck Driver and Housewife. .