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Soni Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab, Rajasthan, Gujarat): Hindu (Khatri, Bania, Vania) and Sikh name meaning ‘goldsmith’ in the languages of the region, derived from son- ‘gold’, from Sanskrit svar?na. Banias and also the Panjabi Khatris have clans called Soni.

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


Similar surnames: Sani, Suri, Yogi, Son, Sood, Song, Sone, Sol, Mori, Long

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Soni Family Origin

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Soni Family Occupations

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

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Soni Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Soni Life Expectancy

What is the average Soni lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2004, in the United States, Soni life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Soni in 1973 was 84, and 54 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Soni 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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