Miyata Family History

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Miyata Name Meaning

Japanese: meaning ‘rice paddy of the shrine’, the surname is found throughout Japan and the Ryukyu Islands.

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

Similar surnames: Hirata, Miyake, Murata, Mita, Sakata, Miyashita, Minami, Kiyabu

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Miyata Family Origin

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Miyata Family Occupations

What did your Miyata ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Miyata. 26% of Miyata men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Miyata women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Miyata were Carpenter and Basket Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Proprietor
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Dress Maker
  • Laborer
  • Basket Maker

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

Miyata Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 756 census records available for the last name Miyata. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Miyata 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Miyata. 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 321 military records available for the last name Miyata. For the veterans among your Miyata ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Miyata Life Expectancy

What is the average Miyata lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Miyata life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Miyata in 1945 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Miyata

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Miyata 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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