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Nanda Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Khatri) and Sikh name based on the name of a Khatri clan.

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

Similar surnames: Handa, Kanda, Manda, Mand, Rana, Dada, Landa, Randa, Nanna, Anda

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Where is the Nanda family from?

You can see how Nanda families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nanda family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Nanda families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1920 there were 4 Nanda families living in California. This was about 67% of all the recorded Nanda's in USA. California had the highest population of Nanda families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nanda surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Nanda ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Medical Practitioner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Nanda. 100% of Nanda men worked as a Medical Practitioner and 100% of Nanda women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • Medical Practitioner

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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What Nanda family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 235 census records available for the last name Nanda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nanda census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 385 immigration records available for the last name Nanda. 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 Cards

There are 179 military records available for the last name Nanda. For the veterans among your Nanda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Nanda lifespan?

Between 1977 and 2003, in the United States, Nanda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Nanda in 1977 was 41, and 75 in 2003.

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