Joshi Family History

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Joshi Name Meaning

Indian: Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit jyoti?si ‘astrologer’.

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


Similar surnames: Doshi, Sodhi, Koshy, Jost, Joslin, John, Rosi, Jose, Gosha, Justi

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Joshi Family Origin

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Joshi Family Occupations

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Joshi Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Joshi Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Joshi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Joshi in 1957 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

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