Mahal Family History

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Mahal Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Sikh name based on the name of a Jat tribe.

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

Similar surnames: Chahal, Rahal, Badal, Mahl, Mihal, Jamal, Maras, Saha, Manak, Mandal

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Mahal Family Origin

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Mahal Family Occupations

What did your Mahal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Labor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mahal. A less common occupation for the Mahal family was Laborer. The most common Mahal occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Mahal's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Labor

  • Laborer


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

Mahal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mahal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mahal 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 208 immigration records available for the last name Mahal. 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 424 military records available for the last name Mahal. For the veterans among your Mahal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mahal Life Expectancy

What is the average Mahal lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mahal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Mahal in 1955 was 60, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mahal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mahal 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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