Sanderlin Family History

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Sanderlin Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a pet form of the personal name Alexander. Swedish: ornamental name composed of the personal name Sander (a short form of Alexander) + the surname suffix -lin.

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


Similar surnames: Sandelin, Serlin, Sandlin, Sandel, Sander, Sanden, Anderson

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Sanderlin Family Origin

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Sanderlin Family Occupations

What did your Sanderlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sanderlin. 14% of Sanderlin men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Sanderlin women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sanderlin were Salesman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    14%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%
  • Salesman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    11%
  • Maid
    8%
  • Stenographer
    6%
  • Housekeeper
    5%

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

Sanderlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Sanderlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sanderlin 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 309 immigration records available for the last name Sanderlin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sanderlin. For the veterans among your Sanderlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sanderlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Sanderlin lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Sanderlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Sanderlin in 1948 was 38, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sanderlin

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