Ikeda Family History

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Ikeda Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘rice paddy near the lake’; found throughout Japan and the Ryukyu Islands, and variously written. One family, descended from the Minamoto, were daimyo of Omi (now Shiga prefecture). Listed in the Shinsen shojiroku.

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

Similar surnames: Takeda, Iida, Ueda, Ida, Ike, Okuda, Okada, Maeda, Kida, Koda

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Ikeda Family Occupations

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Ikeda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Ikeda in 1954 was 63, and 79 in 2004.

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