Amano Family History

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Amano Name Meaning

Japanese: found mostly along the southeastern seaboard of Japan and in the Ryukyu Islands; in the former case it is probably a habitational name from Amano (‘heavenly plain’) in Izu (now part of Shizuoka prefecture).

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

Similar surnames: Asano, Mano, Asato, Kano, Nagano, Amaro, Yano, Samano, Olano, Armand

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Amano Family Origin

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Amano Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Amano occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Amano's were Laborers.

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Amano Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 396 military records available for the last name Amano. For the veterans among your Amano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amano Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Amano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Amano in 1952 was 50, and 72 in 2004.

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