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Ganesan Name Meaning

Indian (Kerala, Tamil Nadu): Hindu name from Sanskrit ga?ne?sa ‘lord of the army’ (see Ganesh) + the Tamil-Malayalam third-person masculine singular suffix -n. This is found only as a given name in India, but has come to be used as a family name in the U.S.

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


Similar surnames: Ganesh, Gaeta, Gansen, Hasan, Manes, Gans, Canela, Ganson, Glisan

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Ganesan Family Origin

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Ganesan Family Occupations

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Ganesan Historical Records

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Passenger List

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

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Ganesan Life Expectancy

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Between 1985 and 2002, in the United States, Ganesan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ganesan in 1985 was 39, and 80 in 2002.

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