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Shukla Name Meaning

Indian (northern states): Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit šukla ‘white’, ‘bright’, ‘pure’. A shukla Brahman was supposed to take up only shuklavritti ‘pure employment’, i.e. maintenance derived from serving or begging from Brahmans only.

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


Similar surnames: Bhakta, Shera, Soukup, Sulla, Shuba, Sluka, Kukla, Kula, Suko, Sklar

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Shukla Family Origin

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Shukla Family Occupations

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Shukla Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shukla. 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 Shukla. For the veterans among your Shukla ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shukla Life Expectancy

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Between 1981 and 2004, in the United States, Shukla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Shukla in 1981 was 59, and 66 in 2004.

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