Dhawan Family History

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Dhawan Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Khatri) name based on the name of a clan in the Khatri community. It is popularly believed to mean ‘runner’, ‘messenger’, from Sanskrit dhav- ‘to run’.

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

Similar surnames: Thaman, Dhanani, Shaban, Shan, Dagan, Hagan, Hasan, Awan, Dewan, Haan

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Dhawan Family Origin

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Dhawan Family Occupations

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Dhawan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 77 census records available for the last name Dhawan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dhawan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 165 immigration records available for the last name Dhawan. 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 4 military records available for the last name Dhawan. For the veterans among your Dhawan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dhawan Life Expectancy

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Between 1983 and 2002, in the United States, Dhawan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dhawan in 1983 was 51, and 60 in 2002.

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