Sanz Family History

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Sanz Name Meaning

German: from a short form, Sando, of a Germanic personal name formed with sand ‘true’. Spanish: variant of Sancho.

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

Similar surnames: Ranz, Sand, Ganz, Sann, Danz, Sanzo, Sinz, Sans, Hanz, Janz

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Sanz Family Origin

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Sanz Family Occupations

What did your Sanz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cropper, Laborer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sanz. A less common occupation for the Sanz family was Shoe Merchant. The most common Sanz occupation in the USA was Cropper. 25% of Sanz's were Croppers.

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  • Cropper

  • Laborer

  • Merchant

  • Shoe Merchant


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

Sanz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sanz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sanz 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Sanz. 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 278 military records available for the last name Sanz. For the veterans among your Sanz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sanz Life Expectancy

What is the average Sanz lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Sanz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Sanz in 1951 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sanz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sanz 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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