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Inaba Family History

Inaba Name Meaning
Japanese: ‘leaves of the rice plant’; name of the daimyo of Mino (now southern Gifu prefecture), descended from Kono Michitaka (died 1374), who was himself descended from Emperor Kanmu (736–805). Found mainly in eastern Japan.

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

3,558 Historical Documents with Inaba on Ancestry
978 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
195 Military Records
1,649 Immigration Records
572 Census and Voter Lists
164 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Inaba Families

  • Number of Inaba families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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