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Upadhyay Family History

Upadhyay Name Meaning
Indian (northern states and Karnataka): Hindu (Brahman) name from Sanskrit upadhyaya ‘teacher’ (from upa ‘with’, ‘under’ + adhyaya ‘studying’).

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

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319 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
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32 Immigration Records
8 Census and Voter Lists
184 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Upadhyay Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Upadhyay census records

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Upadhyay Family Origin

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