Hayakawa Family History

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Hayakawa Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘fast river’; found mostly in eastern Japan and the Ryukyu Islands.

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


Similar surnames: Arakawa, Yamakawa, Maekawa, Hasegawa, Ishikawa, Miyagawa, Hirayama

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Hayakawa Family Origin

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Hayakawa Family Occupations

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Hayakawa Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Hayakawa Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hayakawa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Hayakawa in 1963 was 79, and 72 in 2004.

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