Saxena Family History

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Saxena Name Meaning

Indian (northern states): Hindu (Kayasth) name from one of the subgroups of the Kayasth community. According to Saxena tradition, their name is from Sanskrit sakhisena ‘friend of the army’, a title awarded to them by the kings of Srinagar.

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


Similar surnames: Sagona, Sarna, Savela, Saha, Avena, Saxer, Salina, Sanna, Catena

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Saxena Family Origin

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Saxena Family Occupations

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Saxena Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Saxena. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saxena 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Saxena. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Saxena. For the veterans among your Saxena ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saxena Life Expectancy

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Between 1985 and 2004, in the United States, Saxena life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Saxena in 1985 was 53, and 71 in 2004.

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