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Bandura Name Meaning

Polish: unflattering nickname from bandura ‘chatterer’. Ukrainian: from bandura ‘bandore’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a musician.

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


Similar surnames: Bandera, Banda, Badura, Jandura, Bondar, Brander, Banner, Band

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Bandura Family Origin

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Bandura Family Occupations

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Bandura Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bandura Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bandura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Bandura in 1952 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

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