Varma Family History

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Varma Name Meaning

Indian (north-central India): Hindu name, from Sanskrit varman ‘armor’, ‘protection’. Although it was once associated exclusively with the Kshatriya class, it has now been adopted by many non-Kshatriya communities.

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

Similar surnames: Barman, Vora, Varty, Kara, Tara, Parma, Vara, Varda, Verma, Sarma

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Varma Family Origin

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Varma Family Occupations

What did your Varma ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Varma occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Varma's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Varma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 462 census records available for the last name Varma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Varma 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 561 immigration records available for the last name Varma. 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 57 military records available for the last name Varma. For the veterans among your Varma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Varma Life Expectancy

What is the average Varma lifespan?

Between 1981 and 2004, in the United States, Varma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Varma in 1981 was 41, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Varma 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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