Mehra Family History

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Mehra Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): from Panjabi mehra ‘chief’, ‘master’. Compare Malhotra.

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


Similar surnames: Mehta, Mehan, Vohra, Muha, Mitra, Gehrs, Mohr, Marra, Werra, Mahrt

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Mehra Family Origin

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Mehra Family Occupations

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Mehra Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mehra Life Expectancy

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Between 1972 and 2004, in the United States, Mehra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mehra in 1972 was 33, and 51 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mehra 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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