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Wakayama Family History

Wakayama Name Meaning

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

2,178 Historical Documents with Wakayama on Ancestry
577 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
241 Military Records
783 Immigration Records
435 Census and Voter Lists
142 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wakayama Families

  • Number of Wakayama families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wakayama last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wakayama last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Wakayama census records

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Wakayama Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Wakayama

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Wakayama Family Occupations

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Military Service by Wakayama

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T. Wakayama, 1840 Japan 0
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