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Kadota Family History

Kadota Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Kawata, Kubota, Kata, Lasota, Kaleta, Janota, Carota, Katona, Kalata

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Where is the Kadota family from?

You can see how Kadota families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kadota family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Kadota families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 10 Kadota families living in California. This was about 45% of all the recorded Kadota's in USA. California had the highest population of Kadota families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kadota surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kadota ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Laundress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Kadota. 60% of Kadota men worked as a Farmer and 30% of Kadota women worked as a Laundress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kadota were Foreman and Seamstress. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Foreman

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Laundress
  • Farmer
  • House Maid
  • Seamstress
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What Kadota family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 280 census records available for the last name Kadota. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kadota census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 652 immigration records available for the last name Kadota. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 102 military records available for the last name Kadota. For the veterans among your Kadota ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kadota lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Kadota life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Kadota in 1964 was 76, and 70 in 2003.

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