Rajan Family History

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Rajan Name Meaning

Indian (Kerala, Tamil Nadu): Hindu name from Sanskrit raja ‘king’ + the Tamil-Malayalam third-person masculine singular suffix -n. This is only a given name in India, but has come to be used as a family name in the U.S.

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

Similar surnames: Raman, Rana, Rattan, Raja, Zaman, Dragan, Rada, Majano, Raya, Radman

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Rajan Family Origin

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Rajan Family Occupations

What did your Rajan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rajan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rajan's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rajan.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming


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

Rajan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 412 census records available for the last name Rajan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rajan 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 436 immigration records available for the last name Rajan. 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 103 military records available for the last name Rajan. For the veterans among your Rajan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rajan Life Expectancy

What is the average Rajan lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Rajan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rajan in 1959 was 63, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rajan 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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