Samad Family History

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Samad Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic ?samad ‘everlasting’. As-Samad ‘the Everlasting’ is an epithet of Allah (Qur’an 112: 2). As a personal name, this is normally found in the combination ?Abd al-?Samad (Abdus-?Samad) ‘servant of the Lord’.

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

Similar surnames: Saad, Sami, Abad, Hamad, Jamal, Zaman, Shad, Sama, Sarah, Samaha

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Samad Family Origin

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Samad Family Occupations

What did your Samad ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Teacher was the top reported job for people in the US named Samad.

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Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher

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Samad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 361 census records available for the last name Samad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samad 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 504 immigration records available for the last name Samad. 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 211 military records available for the last name Samad. For the veterans among your Samad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samad Life Expectancy

What is the average Samad lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Samad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Samad in 1964 was 56, and 72 in 2004.

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