Yano Family History

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Yano Name Meaning

Japanese: from a common place name, usually written with characters meaning ‘arrow field’; the original meaning was ‘eighth field’, eight being from ancient times the sacred number of completion. The surname is found chiefly in western Japan.

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

Similar surnames: Kano, Sano, Mano, Tano, Hano, Yang, Uno, Wang, Yao, Yan

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Yano Family Origin

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Yano Family Occupations

What did your Yano ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boarding House Owner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Yano.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boarding House Owner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Yano Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Yano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yano 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 Yano. 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 741 military records available for the last name Yano. For the veterans among your Yano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yano Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Yano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Yano in 1956 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

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