original name???
Just wondering if anyone knows the meaning of the last name: Sandy? I was told that it was shortened when my ancestors settled in the U.S. I was also told that they were from Scotland and Ireland. I know the english meaning but I was wanting to know where they got the name Sandy from. What was it before it was shortened.
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Sandy is a nickname for Alexander; that might be it.Here's more about it
http://behindthename.com/php/search.php?nmd=n&terms=sandy&submit=Go"My idea of good company ... is the company of clever, well-informed people who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company." -Jane Austen--See my profile for my adopted PP's--
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