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Terada Family History

Terada Name Meaning
Japanese: meaning ‘temple rice paddy’; bearers are said to be descended from the Fujiwara clan. The surname is found chiefly in western Honshu and the Kyoto–Osaka area.

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

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1,671 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
336 Military Records
2,225 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Terada Families

  • Number of Terada families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Terada families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Terada last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Terada Family Origin

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Terada Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Terada

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Terada Family Occupations

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