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Madras Family History

Madras Name Meaning

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

4,224 Historical Documents with Madras on Ancestry.com
1,540 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,380 Military Records
134 Immigration Records
611 Census and Voter Lists
559 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Madras Families

  • Number of Madras families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Madras last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Madras last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Madras census records

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Madras Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Madras families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Madras Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Madras

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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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Madras Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Madras census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Madras ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Madras

Did the Madrases fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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