Tajima Family History

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Tajima Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘island of rice paddies’; the name is found mostly in western Japan and in the Ryukyu Islands.

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

Similar surnames: Arima, Kojima, Tahara, Azuma, Tagawa, Sazama, Taira, Tanji, Taketa

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Tajima Family Origin

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Tajima Family Occupations

What did your Tajima ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, New Worker was the top reported job for people in the US named Tajima. 34% of Tajima men worked as a New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
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  • Farmer

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

Tajima Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 136 census records available for the last name Tajima. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tajima 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 Tajima. 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 90 military records available for the last name Tajima. For the veterans among your Tajima ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tajima Life Expectancy

What is the average Tajima lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2003, in the United States, Tajima life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Tajima in 1970 was 66, and 89 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tajima 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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