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Parikh Name Meaning

Indian (Gujarat, Rajasthan): Hindu (Bania, Vania) and Jain name meaning ‘assayer’ in Gujarati, from Sanskrit parik?saka ‘examiner’. The Oswal and Porwal Banias have clans called Parekh.

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


Similar surnames: Hari, Parekh, Zaring, Perich, Sarich, Barish, Panich, Pari, Barich

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Parikh Family Origin

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Parikh Family Occupations

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

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Parikh Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Parikh Life Expectancy

What is the average Parikh lifespan?

Between 1981 and 2004, in the United States, Parikh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Parikh in 1981 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Parikh 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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