Ghosh Family History

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Ghosh Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Kayasth) occupational name, from Sanskrit gho?sa ‘cowherd’.

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


Similar surnames: Grosh, Grosch, Hose, Goos, Host, Groch, Ghose, Gross, Gish, Goch

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Ghosh Family Origin

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Ghosh Family Occupations

What did your Ghosh ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ghosh occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 100% of Ghosh's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    100%

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

Ghosh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ghosh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ghosh 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Ghosh. 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 Ghosh. For the veterans among your Ghosh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ghosh Life Expectancy

What is the average Ghosh lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Ghosh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Ghosh in 1969 was 86, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ghosh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ghosh ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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