Zi Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ji, Li, Yi, Qi, Ki, Pi, Ni, Bi, Si, Xi

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Zi Family Origin

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Zi Family Occupations

What did your Zi ancestors do for a living?

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

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Zi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Zi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zi 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 430 immigration records available for the last name Zi. 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 347 military records available for the last name Zi. For the veterans among your Zi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zi Life Expectancy

What is the average Zi lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2002, in the United States, Zi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Zi in 1970 was 80, and 73 in 2002.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zi 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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