Nakatani Family History

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Nakatani Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘central valley’; found mostly in western Japan and the island of Okinawa. An alternate reading in eastern Japan is Nakaya.

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

Similar surnames: Nakata, Nakayama, Nakazawa, Nakahara, Nakano, Nakai, Nakama, Nagamine

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Nakatani Family Origin

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Nakatani Family Occupations

What did your Nakatani ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Helper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nakatani. 19% of Nakatani men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Nakatani women worked as a Helper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nakatani were Helper and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Proprietor
  • Helper

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Helper
  • Housekeeper
  • Maid
  • Clerk

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

Nakatani Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 686 census records available for the last name Nakatani. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nakatani 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Nakatani. 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 434 military records available for the last name Nakatani. For the veterans among your Nakatani ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nakatani Life Expectancy

What is the average Nakatani lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Nakatani life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Nakatani in 1958 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nakatani

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nakatani 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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