Misra Family History

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Misra Name Meaning

Indian (north central and northeast): Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit mišra, originally meaning ‘mixed’, ‘manifold’, but later applied after a name as an honorific epithet meaning ‘honorable’.

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

Similar surnames: Mitra, Mira, Miura, Miska, Mirra, Disla, Mita, Marra, Miera, Mura

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Misra Family Origin

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Misra Family Occupations

What did your Misra ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agricultural Stude was the top reported job for people in the UK named Misra.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Agricultural Stude

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

Misra Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 178 census records available for the last name Misra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Misra 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 416 immigration records available for the last name Misra. 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 93 military records available for the last name Misra. For the veterans among your Misra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Misra Life Expectancy

What is the average Misra lifespan?

Between 1971 and 2004, in the United States, Misra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Misra in 1971 was 42, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Misra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Misra 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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