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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Sand Genealogy

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Sand Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Sand family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Sand

George SandWiki Amantine "Aurore" Lucile Dupin, later Baroness (French:"baronne") Dudevant (1 July 1804 ? 8 June 1876), best known by her pseudonym George?Sand (), was a French novelist.
Shauna SandWiki Shauna Sand (born September 2, 1971) is an American actress and "Playboy" model.
Karl Ludwig SandWiki Karl Ludwig Sand (Wunsiedel, then in Prussia, 5 October 1795 - Mannheim, 20 May 1820) was a German university student and member of a liberal Burschenschaft (student association).
Nicholas SandWiki Nick Sand (born 1941) is a low-profile hero in the psychedelic community for his work as a clandestine chemist from 1966-1996.
Paul SandWiki Paul Sand (born March 5 1935) is an American comedic actor.
Heinie SandWiki John Henry "Heinie" Sand (July 3 1897 - November 3 1958) was an American shortstop in Major League Baseball who played from 1923 to 1928 with the Philadelphia Phillies.
Marc SandWiki Marc Sand (born January 23, 1988) is an Austrian footballer.
Maurice SandWiki Jean-Fran?ois-Maurice-Arnauld, Baron Dudevant, better known as Maurice Sand (born June 30, 1823 in Paris and died September 4, 1889 in Nohant-Vic), was a French illustrator and writer.
O. Normann SandWiki Oscar Normann Sand (11 August 1921 - 14 August 1974) is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.
Shlomo SandWiki Shlomo Sand (, sometimes transliterated as Shlomo "Zand"), born 10 September 1946, is professor of history at Tel Aviv University and author of "The Invention of the Jewish People" (Verso Books, 2009).
Lauritz SandWiki Lauritz Sand (1 October 1879 ? 17 December 1956) was a Norwegian topographer, military officer in the Dutch army, estate owner in the Dutch East Indies, business man and resistance pioneer of World War II.