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Nawaz Name Meaning

Muslim (frequent in Pakistan): from a personal name based on Persian nawaz ‘one who caresses, cherishes, or soothes’. Thus, ?Ali Nawaz means ‘cherished by Ali’.

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

Similar surnames: Fawaz, Awad, Awan, Nazar, Zafar, Galaz, Natal, Bawa, Naman, Niwa

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Nawaz Family Origin

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Nawaz Family Occupations

What did your Nawaz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmermilk and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nawaz. 50% of Nawaz men worked as a Farmermilk and 50% of Nawaz women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nawaz were Welder and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmermilk
  • Welder

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Operator

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

Nawaz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 47 census records available for the last name Nawaz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nawaz 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 125 immigration records available for the last name Nawaz. 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 158 military records available for the last name Nawaz. For the veterans among your Nawaz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nawaz Life Expectancy

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Between 1992 and 2001, in the United States, Nawaz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Nawaz in 1992 was 36, and 49 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nawaz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nawaz 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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