Sanden Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Sanden Name Meaning

Swedish (Sandén): ornamental name composed of the elements sand ‘sand’ + the common surname suffix -én, derivative of Latin -enius. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads throughout Norway, so named from the definite singular form of sand ‘sand’, ‘sandy plain’, ‘beach’.

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

Similar surnames: Sander, Sandel, Sande, Landen, Sandin, Linden, Sand, Lande, Landin

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Sanden Family Origin

Where is the Sanden family from?

Sanden Family Occupations

What did your Sanden ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Blacksmith Striker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Sanden. 5% of Sanden men worked as a Blacksmith Striker and 43% of Sanden women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sanden were Bus Conductor and Domestic Servant

View Census data for Sanden | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Blacksmith Striker
  • Breners Labourer
  • Bricklayer At Coke Ovens
  • Bus Conductor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sanden Historical Records

What Sanden family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Sanden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sanden census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Sanden

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Sanden. 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.

View all Sanden immigration records

Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Sanden. For the veterans among your Sanden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Sanden military records

You've only scratched the surface of Sanden family history.

Sanden Life Expectancy

What is the average Sanden lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sanden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Sanden in 1952 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sanden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sanden 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.

Famous Sanden Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name