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Amiri Family History

Amiri Name Meaning

Muslim: Arabic family name meaning ‘descended from or associated with Amir’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Amini, Amir, Mir, Hariri, Azizi, Vaziri, Siri, Mitri, Amaro, Amin

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Where is the Amiri family from?

You can see how Amiri families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Amiri family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Amiri family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Amiri's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Amiri families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Amiri surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Amiri ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Amiri ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.


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Census Records

There are 37 census records available for the last name Amiri. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amiri census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 131 immigration records available for the last name Amiri. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 54 military records available for the last name Amiri. For the veterans among your Amiri ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Amiri lifespan?

Between 1978 and 2004, in the United States, Amiri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Amiri in 1978 was 46, and 96 in 2004.

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