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Amsand Family History

Amsand Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Sand, Anand, Annand, Assad, Aman, Ammann, Asano, Armand, Amano

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Where is the Amsand family from?

You can see how Amsand families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Amsand family name was found in Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there was 1 Amsand family living in Perthshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Amsand's in Scotland. Perthshire had the highest population of Amsand families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Amsand surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Amsand ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 14 census records available for the last name Amsand. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amsand census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Amsand. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Amsand. For the veterans among your Amsand ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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