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Spelling variations include: Saunders, Sanders, Sawnders, Sainders, Saynders, Saunderrs, Sannders, Sanderrs, Saunder and many more.
First found in county Wicklow where they were granted lands by Strongbow, Earl of Pembroke, for their assistance in the invasion of Ireland in 1172.
Some of the first settlers of this name or some of its variants were: Alexander Sanders who settled in Virginia in 1623; along with David, George, Henry, Richard; William Sanders settled in the Barbados in 1680 with his servants.