Deshmukh Family History

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Deshmukh Name Meaning

Indian (Maharashtra): Hindu name found in several communities, from Marathi dešmukh ‘district chief’, once an hereditary office (from Sanskrit deša ‘country’, ‘district’ + mukha ‘face’).

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


Similar surnames: Sheikh, Demuth, Dismukes, Deshazer, Wermuth, Deshazo, Reinmuth

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Deshmukh Family Origin

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Deshmukh Family Occupations

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Deshmukh Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Deshmukh. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Deshmukh. For the veterans among your Deshmukh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deshmukh Life Expectancy

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Between 1994 and 2004, in the United States, Deshmukh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Deshmukh in 1994 was 52, and 62 in 2004.

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