Chander Family History

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Chander Name Meaning

Indian (northern states): Hindu name from Sanskrit candra ‘pleasant’, ‘shining’, ‘moon’. This commonly occurs as the final element of a compound given name (for example, Kishanchander), and this final element subsequently evolved into a surname.

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


Similar surnames: Chand, Chanda, Halder, Chandler, Mander, Ander, Hanger, Gander

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Chander Family Origin

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Chander Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • At Work On Farm

    9%
  • Box Maker

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chander family was Box Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and At Work On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chander. The most common Chander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Chander's were Farmers.

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Chander Historical Records

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Chander Life Expectancy

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