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Sampath Family History

Sampath Name Meaning

Indian (Karnataka): Hindu name from Sanskrit sampat ‘prosperity’, ‘wealth’. This is used only as a male 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: Kamath, Kamrath, Sarah, Sabat, Samad, Samsa, Zapata, Sarratt, Salathe

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Where is the Sampath family from?

Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sampath surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Sampath ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farm Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Sampath. .

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Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 47 census records available for the last name Sampath. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sampath census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 117 immigration records available for the last name Sampath. 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 Cards

There are 6 military records available for the last name Sampath. For the veterans among your Sampath ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sampath lifespan?

Between 1994 and 2001, in the United States, Sampath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sampath in 1994 was 67, and 63 in 2001.

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