Irani Family History

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Irani Name Meaning

Muslim and Parsi: ethnic name for an Iranian, from Persian irani ‘of or relating to Iran’. This name is common in Gujarat and Bombay city.

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


Similar surnames: Virani, Rana, Pirani, Iwai, Sani, Brand, Radi, Imai, Rang, Rai

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Irani Family Origin

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Irani Family Occupations

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

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Irani Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Irani Life Expectancy

What is the average Irani lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Irani life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Irani in 1962 was 85, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Irani 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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