Sandquist Family History

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Sandquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements sand ‘sand’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Sundquist, Lindquist, Lundquist, Rundquist, Granquist, Winquist

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Sandquist Family Origin

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Sandquist Family Occupations

What did your Sandquist ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sandquist family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sandquist. The most common Sandquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Sandquist's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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Sandquist Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sandquist. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sandquist 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sandquist. 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 Sandquist. For the veterans among your Sandquist ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sandquist Life Expectancy

What is the average Sandquist lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Sandquist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Sandquist in 1949 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sandquist

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sandquist 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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