Goto Name Meaning

Japanese (Goto): ‘later wisteria’, indicating descendants of the Fujiwara clan through various branches. This name occurs chiefly along the southeastern seaboard of Japan and in the Ryukyu Islands.

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


Similar surnames: Ota, Coto, Gott, Gotto, Soto, Toto, Gold, Gotz, Noto, Goy

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Goto Family Origin

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Goto Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1881, the most common Goto occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Goto's were Farmers.

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Goto Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Goto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Goto in 1961 was 61, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goto

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