Aoyama Family History

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Aoyama Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘green mountain’. This surname is found throughout Japan, a country filled with green mountains, and the Ryukyu Islands. One family, lords of Mikawa (now part of Aichi prefecture), was descended from the Fujiwara clan.

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

Similar surnames: Toyama, Oyama, Koyama, Akiyama, Okuma, Miyata, Hokama, Kodama, Azuma

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Aoyama Family Origin

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Aoyama Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Aoyama. 43% of Aoyama men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Aoyama women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aoyama were Farmer and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Gardner
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Barber
  • Laborer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Aoyama Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 344 census records available for the last name Aoyama. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aoyama 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Aoyama. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 407 military records available for the last name Aoyama. For the veterans among your Aoyama ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aoyama Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2003, in the United States, Aoyama life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Aoyama in 1943 was 48, and 82 in 2003.

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