Jamal Family History

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Jamal Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic jamal ‘beauty’, ‘grace’. This name is also found in compounds such as Jamal ud-Din ‘Beauty of Religion’.

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


Similar surnames: Kamal, Jamil, Samad, Jalil, Jamar, Kamel, Amar, Zaman, Jalali, Aman

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Jamal Family Origin

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Jamal Family Occupations

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Jamal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jamal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jamal 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 Jamal. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Jamal. For the veterans among your Jamal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jamal Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Jamal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Jamal in 1966 was 79, and 48 in 2004.

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