Sans Family History

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Sans Name Meaning

Catalan and Southern French (Occitan): from the Occitan personal name Sans, or from the variant of the Catalan personal name Sanç, both of them equivalent to Spanish Sancho.

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

Similar surnames: Sanes, Sens, Sas, Sanz, Jans, Sand, Sann, Hans, Sani, Sant

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Sans Family Origin

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Sans Family Occupations

What did your Sans ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sans occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Sans's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Work On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sans. A less common occupation for the Sans family was Boat Manuf..

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Work On Farm

  • Boat Manuf.


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sans ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Sans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sans 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sans. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sans. For the veterans among your Sans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sans Life Expectancy

What is the average Sans lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Sans in 1962 was 72, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sans ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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