What does the surname Evans mean?
In English it means, Son of Evan. Evan is the Welsh form of the Hebrew John, meaning God has been gracious, or God has shown favor but, alternatively it also means God is good in Welsh.
The proud and noble Spanish surname Sandoval is a "local surname", in that the persons who originally bore this surname lived in a place that was named Sandoval, in the Burgos region. This place-name derives from Latin-language words that mean "newly-cleared land". The Sandoval surname is first found in the records of Castile.