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Kawasaki Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘river cape’; found mainly in eastern Japan and the Ryukyu Islands.

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

Similar surnames: Hamasaki, Kawakami, Yamasaki, Iwasaki, Kawata, Kawahara, Kasai, Kawai

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Kawasaki Family Origin

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Kawasaki Family Occupations

What did your Kawasaki ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kawasaki. 17% of Kawasaki men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Kawasaki women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kawasaki were Salesman and Helper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Farmer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farm Laborer
  • Helper

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

Kawasaki Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kawasaki. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kawasaki 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Kawasaki. 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 822 military records available for the last name Kawasaki. For the veterans among your Kawasaki ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kawasaki Life Expectancy

What is the average Kawasaki lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kawasaki life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Kawasaki in 1956 was 64, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kawasaki

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kawasaki 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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