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Avad Family History

Avad Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Abad, Awad, Azad, Asad, David, Alam, Adam, Apa, Read, Saad

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Where is the Avad family from?

Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Avad surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Avad ancestors do for a living?

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


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Census Records

There are 128 census records available for the last name Avad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Avad census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 72 immigration records available for the last name Avad. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Avad. For the veterans among your Avad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Avad lifespan?

Average Avad life expectancy in 2003 was 70 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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