Sealander Family History
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Sealander Name Meaning
German: altered spelling of German Seeländer, a status name from Middle High German sellant, sallant ‘manor’ for the person upon whom the manor was bestowed. Compare Saal 1. German: habitational and topographic name for a person from a place named Seeland in Schleswig-Holstein or from the Danish island so named. Americanized spelling of Swedish Sjölander, an ornamental name from sjö ‘sea’ + the common surname suffix -ander.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Selander, Sjolander, Bolander, Welander, Melander, Lander, Levander