Nath Family History

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Nath Name Meaning

Indian: Hindu name from Sanskrit natha ‘lord’. This commonly occurs as the final element of compound personal names, from which it appears to have evolved into a surname.

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

Similar surnames: Rath, Bath, Nathe, Tate, Noth, Neth, Natt, Nate, Pach, Nash

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Nath Family Origin

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Nath Family Occupations

What did your Nath ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Nath's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nath family was Cigar Manufacturer. Farmer, Cigar Dealer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nath.

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  • Farmer

  • Cigar Dealer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Cigar Manufacturer


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

Nath Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Nath. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nath 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Nath. 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 Nath. For the veterans among your Nath ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nath Life Expectancy

What is the average Nath lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Nath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Nath in 1953 was 75, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nath

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nath 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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