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Elizabeth Lander and Thomas George Heyden were married in St Saviour in 1835

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Origins of surname

There are two possible sources for this name. One is that it is a corruption of launder, and referred either to a laundry worker or owner, or a textile worker who washed cloth. The second derivation is from the word for a countryman or land dweller, as opposed to someone living in a town. The name goes back to the 13th century in England.

Early records

The name does not appear in Jersey records until 1900, with the arrival from England of Edward Lander, who married Hilda Noel in that year.

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These wills created by members of the Lander family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page

  • Edward Lander, 1 Rouge Bouillon, St Helier - 13 August 1932, D/Y/A/93
  • Herbert Lander, Beaulieu, 84 Roseville Street, St Helier - 7 June 1920, D/Y/A/80
  • Ernest Lander, Vine Villa, Stopford Road, St Helier - 15 August 1935, D/Y/A/97
  • Fanny Lander, wife of Joseph Eaton Stephens - 2 April 1928, D/Y/A/88

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