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Joshi Family History

Joshi Name Meaning
Indian: Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit jyoti?si ‘astrologer’.

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

10,838 Historical Documents with Joshi on Ancestry.com
8,043 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
62 Military Records
880 Immigration Records
605 Census and Voter Lists
1,248 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Joshi Families

  • Number of Joshi families
     2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Joshi families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Joshi last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Joshi census records

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Joshi Family Origin

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Joshi Immigration Information

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You can find out when most of the Joshi families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Joshi

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Joshi Family Occupations

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Military Service by Joshi

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