Furuta Family History

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Furuta Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘old rice paddy’; one family descends from a great family of Shinano (now Nagano prefecture). Others descend from families in Ise (now Mie prefecture), or from the Minamoto through the Nitta family.

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

Similar surnames: Furuya, Fujita, Kurata, Fukuda, Murata, Kubota, Furst, Furutani

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Furuta Family Origin

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Furuta Family Occupations

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Furuta Historical Records

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Furuta Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Furuta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Furuta in 1949 was 62, and 89 in 2004.

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