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Kondo Name Meaning

Japanese (Kondo): variously written, the most usual form being with characters meaning ‘nearby wisteria’, and actually designating ‘Fujiwara of Omi’ (Omi no Fujiwara). Kon (‘near’) is the Sino-Japanese pronunciation of chika, as in Chika-tsu-awa-umi (‘Nearer Lake’, now Shiga prefecture). The name refers to Lake Biwa and was shortened by usage to Omi. The surname is mostly found in the Tokyo area.

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


Similar surnames: Konno, Konda, Endo, Ono, Kano, Sando, Bando, Kono, Honda, Londo

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Kondo Family Origin

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Kondo Family Occupations

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In 1939, Japanese Naval Attach and Music Hall Artist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kondo. 50% of Kondo men worked as a Japanese Naval Attach and 50% of Kondo women worked as a Music Hall Artist. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kondo were Music Hall Artist and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Japanese Naval Attach
    50%
  • Music Hall Artist
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Music Hall Artist
    50%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%

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

Kondo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kondo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kondo 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

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Draft Card

There are 992 military records available for the last name Kondo. For the veterans among your Kondo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kondo Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Kondo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kondo in 1952 was 67, and 85 in 2004.

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