Sandal Family History

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Sandal Name Meaning

English: variant of Sandall. Variant of Scandinavian Sandahl. Indian (Panjab, Jammu and Kashmir): Hindu (Arora, Dogra) and Sikh name, from Arabic ?sandal ‘sandal’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Polish sandal, Yiddish sandal ‘sandalwood’.

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

Similar surnames: Sandel, Sandall, Sand, Mandal, Sandahl, Sanda, Sandhu, Sandau, Sandow

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Sandal Family Origin

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Sandal Family Occupations

What did your Sandal ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sandal family was Key Smith. Charwoman, General Servt and Grocers Lab Porter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sandal. The most common Sandal occupation in the UK was Charwoman. 10% of Sandal's were Charwomans.

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  • Charwoman

  • General Servt

  • Grocers Lab Porter

  • Key Smith


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

Sandal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sandal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sandal 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 Sandal. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 333 military records available for the last name Sandal. For the veterans among your Sandal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sandal Life Expectancy

What is the average Sandal lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Sandal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Sandal in 1964 was 79, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sandal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sandal 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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