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Biswas Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Kayasth) name, from Sanskrit višvasa ‘trust’.

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


Similar surnames: Biss, Bias, Islas, Bindas, Bastos, Barnas, Zisman, Rivas, Bisel

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Biswas Family Origin

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Biswas Family Occupations

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Biswas Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Biswas. For the veterans among your Biswas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biswas Life Expectancy

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Between 1987 and 2004, in the United States, Biswas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Biswas in 1987 was 39, and 80 in 2004.

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