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Machida Family History

Machida Name Meaning
Japanese: ‘rice paddy near the town’; the name is found mostly in eastern Japan and the Ryukyu Islands.

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

3,115 Historical Documents with Machida on Ancestry.com
667 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
172 Military Records
1,506 Immigration Records
625 Census and Voter Lists
145 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Machida Families

  • Number of Machida families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Machida last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Machida census records

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Machida Family Origin

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Machida Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Machida

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Machida Family Occupations

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Military Service by Machida

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