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Akter Surname Meaning

Muslim (Bangladesh): variant of Akhter (see Akhtar ).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Alter, Aker, Aster, Ater, Arter, Apter, Akhter, Cater, Baker, Master

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Where is the Akter family from?

You can see how Akter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Akter family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Akter family living in Ohio. This was about 50% of all the recorded Akter's in USA. Ohio and 1 other state had the highest population of Akter families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Akter surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 31 census records available for the last name Akter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Akter 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 16 immigration records available for the last name Akter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 5 military records available for the last name Akter. For the veterans among your Akter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Akter lifespan?

Average Akter life expectancy in 2003 was 33 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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