Kamath Family History

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Kamath Name Meaning

India (Goa and Karnataka): Hindu (Brahman) name found among the Saraswat Brahmans of Goa, and particularly in coastal Karnataka. It is from Old Konkani kamati, kamati ‘cultivator’, from kamata ‘cultivation’, ‘cultivated land’ (a derivative of Sanskrit karma ‘work’) + the agent suffix -i, -i. In Kannada, kamata denoted in particular cultivation which a landowner carried out using his own stock but the labor of others.

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

Similar surnames: Kamal, Sampath, Kamrath, Kumar, Kalata, Kawata, Kujath, Vath, Kara

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Kamath Family Origin

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Kamath Family Occupations

What did your Kamath ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kamath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Kamath's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Kamath Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 114 census records available for the last name Kamath. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kamath 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 166 immigration records available for the last name Kamath. 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 88 military records available for the last name Kamath. For the veterans among your Kamath ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kamath Life Expectancy

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Between 1979 and 2003, in the United States, Kamath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kamath in 1979 was 32, and 83 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kamath 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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