Puri Family History

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Puri Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Hindu and Sikh name based on the name of a clan in the Khatri community. The word puri in Panjabi means ‘small town’, but it is unclear whether this word has anything to do with the name.

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


Similar surnames: Suri, Peri, Puro, Turi, Hari, Pust, Mauri, Sui, Puig, Pere

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Puri Family Origin

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Puri Family Occupations

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Puri Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Puri. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Puri 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

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Draft Card

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

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Puri Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Puri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Puri in 1967 was 81, and 58 in 2003.

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