Tagawa Family History

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Tagawa Name Meaning

Japanese: from a common place name in Japan and the Ryukyu Islands, meaning ‘rice paddy river’; bearers are therefore not necessarily related.

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

Similar surnames: Nagata, Kagawa, Tabata, Ogawa, Tanaka, Tahara, Sawada, Nagao, Takata

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Tagawa Family Origin

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Tagawa Family Occupations

What did your Tagawa ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Clerk and Dressmaker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tagawa.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Dressmaker

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

Tagawa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 700 census records available for the last name Tagawa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tagawa 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 Tagawa. 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 209 military records available for the last name Tagawa. For the veterans among your Tagawa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tagawa Life Expectancy

What is the average Tagawa lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Tagawa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Tagawa in 1952 was 50, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tagawa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tagawa 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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