Origins Available: Belgium, Italian
hereditary surnames in Italy began in the 10th and 11th centuries. The surname Sandra was derived from the Italian personal name Alessandro.
Early Origins of the Sandra family
Tuscany, then capital of the kingdom of Italy. On the River Arno there are numerous Florentine Churches, Museums, Galleries. It dates back to 313 A.D. The history is complex and turbulent. The de' Medici family are the notables. They were expelled in 1494 but they returned in 1512, out in 1527 and then returned. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. To be recorded at this time, at the beginning of recorded history, was of itself a great distinction and indicative of noble ancestry.
Early History of the Sandra family
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Sandra Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Di Sandro, Sandra, Sandras, Sandre, Sandrolini, Sandron, Sandrone, Alessandro, Alessandra, Lassandro, Lassandra, Assandro and many more.
Early Notables of the Sandra family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Sandra family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Sandra Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Sandra Family Crest Products