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Murthy Name Meaning

Indian (Karnataka): Hindu name from Sanskrit murti ‘manifestation’, ‘image’. As a personal name, this appears to have evolved from the final element of compound names such as Ramamurthy ‘manifestation of Rama’ and Krishnamurthy ‘manifestation of Krishna’. It is only a given name in India, but has come to be used as a surname among South Indians in the U.S.

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


Similar surnames: Muth, Murley, Murphy, Merry, Murto, Martha, Marty, Furth, Murray

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Murthy Family Origin

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Murthy Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Murthy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Murthy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Murthy family was Keeps Store. Farmer, Boat Builder and Ck. In Express Off. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murthy.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Boat Builder

    14%
  • Ck. In Express Off.

    14%
  • Keeps Store

    14%

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Murthy Historical Records

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Murthy Life Expectancy

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Between 1970 and 2004, Murthy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Murthy in 1970 was 74, and 74 in 2004.

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