Raja Family History

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Raja Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Raj in the southern states. Among Tamil and Malayalam speakers who have migrated from their home state, it is a variant of Rajan.

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


Similar surnames: Raj, Raju, Rama, Rao, Rana, Raba, Rajan, Rai, Ravi, Lala

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Raja Family Origin

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Raja Family Occupations

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

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Raja Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Raja Life Expectancy

What is the average Raja lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Raja life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Raja in 1966 was 59, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raja 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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