Honda Family History

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Honda Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘original rice paddy’; variously written, common throughout Japan and the Ryukyu Islands. One daimyo family of Mikawa (now part of Aichi prefecture) is descended from the Fujiwara. Another family was samurai from Satsuma (now Kagoshima prefecture).

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

Similar surnames: Konda, Toda, Handa, Hong, Hoga, Bondy, Hora, Corda, Honea, Hoda

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Honda Family Origin

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Honda Family Occupations

What did your Honda ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Artist Painter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Honda. 50% of Honda men worked as an Artist Painter

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Artist Painter
  • Brickengineer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Honda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Honda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Honda 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Honda. 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 Honda. For the veterans among your Honda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Honda Life Expectancy

What is the average Honda lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Honda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Honda in 1959 was 37, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Honda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Honda 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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