Chanda Family History

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Chanda Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Kayasth) name, Condo in Bengali, from Sanskrit candra ‘pleasant’, ‘shining’, ‘moon’.

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

Similar surnames: Chandra, Chand, Chander, Chana, Handa, Chandran, Manda, Chadha

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Chanda Family Origin

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Chanda Family Occupations

What did your Chanda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Chanda occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 50% of Chanda's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chanda.

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  • Tailor


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

Chanda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Chanda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chanda census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 423 immigration records available for the last name Chanda. 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 Card

There are 658 military records available for the last name Chanda. For the veterans among your Chanda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chanda Life Expectancy

What is the average Chanda lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Chanda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Chanda in 1957 was 40, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chanda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chanda ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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