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Hada Name Meaning

Japanese: variously written, usually with characters used phonetically. It is an alternative pronunciation of the ancient name Hata and is listed with it in the Shinsen shojiroku. Hada, and another variant pronunciation Haneda, both written with characters meaning ‘wings’ and ‘rice paddy’, are found predominantly in eastern Japan.

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

Similar surnames: Hata, Sada, Tada, Haga, Hara, Sawa, Wada, Handa, Ueda, Osada

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Where is the Hada family from?

You can see how Hada families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hada family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Hada families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 7 Hada families living in Kentucky. This was about 47% of all the recorded Hada's in the USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Hada families in 1880.
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What did your Hada ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hada. 42% of Hada men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Hada women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hada were Farm Laborer and Manager.

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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
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Barber
  • Laborer
  • Manager
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hada. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hada 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hada. 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 627 military records available for the last name Hada. For the veterans among your Hada ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hada lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Hada in 1962 was 80, and 81 in 2004.

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