Chander Family History

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Chander Name Meaning

Indian (northern states): Hindu name from Sanskrit candra ‘pleasant’, ‘shining’, ‘moon’. This commonly occurs as the final element of a compound given name (for example, Kishanchander), and this final element subsequently evolved into a surname.

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


Similar surnames: Chand, Chanda, Halder, Chandler, Mander, Ander, Hanger, Gander

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Chander Family Origin

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Chander Family Occupations

What did your Chander ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Bricklayer

    40%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • Mariner

    20%
  • Master Harnessmaker

    20%

In 1881, Bricklayer, Labourer and Mariner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chander. The most common Chander occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 40% of Chander's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Chander family was Master Harnessmaker.

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Chander Historical Records

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Chander Life Expectancy

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