Randa Family History

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Randa Name Meaning

Basque: reduced form of Aranda, a topographic name from aran ‘blackthorn’ + the locative suffix -da. French (eastern and southeastern): topographic name for someone who lived at the boundary of a territory or on the margin of a settlement.

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

Similar surnames: Rand, Landa, Rada, Ranta, Anda, Raba, Renda, Sanda, Branda, Rana

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Randa Family Origin

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Randa Family Occupations

What did your Randa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Randa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Randa's were Farmers. Farmer, Fruit And Vegetables and Implement Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Randa. A less common occupation for the Randa family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Fruit And Vegetables

  • Implement Dealer

  • Keeping House


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

Randa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Randa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Randa 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 868 immigration records available for the last name Randa. 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 803 military records available for the last name Randa. For the veterans among your Randa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Randa Life Expectancy

What is the average Randa lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Randa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Randa in 1954 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Randa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Randa 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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