Kamal Family History

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Kamal Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic kamal ‘perfection’, ‘integrity’. It is found in compound names such as Kamal ud-Din ‘perfection of religion’. Hindu name found among people from Sind, Pakistan, which goes back to the personal name of an ancestor, derived from Sanskrit kamala ‘lotus’. The personal name is common in India, and has become a family name in the U.S. among South Indians.

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

Similar surnames: Jamal, Kamel, Samad, Kamali, Raman, Kamp, Zaman, Kaas, Kara, Karol

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Kamal Family Origin

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Kamal Family Occupations

What did your Kamal ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Packer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kamal.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Packer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kamal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 359 census records available for the last name Kamal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kamal 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 524 immigration records available for the last name Kamal. 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 256 military records available for the last name Kamal. For the veterans among your Kamal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kamal Life Expectancy

What is the average Kamal lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Kamal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Kamal in 1969 was 74, and 53 in 2004.

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