Hamada Family History

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Hamada Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘seashore rice paddy’; found in the island of Shikoku and in the Ryukyu Islands. Several unrelated families bearing this name descend from the Fujiwara, Taira, Kikuchi, Arakida, and other clans.

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


Similar surnames: Harada, Yamada, Shimada, Sawada, Handa, Imada, Hada, Sakata, Ahumada

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Hamada Family Origin

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Hamada Family Occupations

What did your Hamada ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hamada. 19% of Hamada men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Hamada women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hamada were Carpenter and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    19%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Cook
    7%
  • Carpenter
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Proprietor
    13%
  • Helper
    11%
  • Housekeeper
    9%

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

Hamada Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hamada. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hamada 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Hamada. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hamada. For the veterans among your Hamada ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hamada Life Expectancy

What is the average Hamada lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hamada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Hamada in 1962 was 68, and 78 in 2004.

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