Mitra Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Mitra Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Kayasth) name, from Sanskrit mitra ‘friend’, ‘ally’. Mitra is the name of an important deity in the Vedas; the name also refers to the sun as a deity.

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

Similar surnames: Misra, Mittal, Mira, Mirra, Batra, Mita, Mier, Mina, Cira, Mata

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mitra Family Origin

Where is the Mitra family from?

Mitra Family Occupations

What did your Mitra ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mitra occupation in the USA was Works At Singers-Boarder. 100% of Mitra's were Works At Singers-Boarders.

View Census data for Mitra | Data not to scale

  • Works At Singers-Boarder


United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Mitra Historical Records

What Mitra family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 878 census records available for the last name Mitra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mitra census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Mitra

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mitra. 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.

View all Mitra immigration records

Draft Card

There are 203 military records available for the last name Mitra. For the veterans among your Mitra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mitra military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mitra family history.

Mitra Life Expectancy

What is the average Mitra lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2003, in the United States, Mitra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Mitra in 1950 was 51, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mitra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mitra 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.

Look up another name