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Srivastava Family History

Srivastava Name Meaning
Indian (northern states): Hindu (Kayasth) name, from Hindi šrivast?v ‘from Srivasta’, based on the name of a subgroup of the Kayasth community. Srivasta is the name of an ancient city of northern India (from Sanskrit šrivasta ‘abode of wealth’).

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

1,826 Historical Documents with Srivastava on Ancestry
831 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
16 Military Records
288 Immigration Records
68 Census and Voter Lists
623 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Srivastava Families

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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Srivastava Family Origin

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