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Konno Family History

Konno Name Meaning

Japanese: variously written, most usually with characters meaning ‘now’ or ‘near’ and ‘field’. Found mostly in eastern Japan, farther to the northeast it is pronounced Imano.

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


Similar surnames: Kanno, Kondo, Kono, Konda, Kano, Kuno, Ronne, Sonne, Konkol, Koen

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Where is the Konno family from?

You can see how Konno families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Konno family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Konno families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 5 Konno families living in California. This was about 21% of all the recorded Konno's in the USA. California had the highest population of Konno families in 1920.
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What did your Konno ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Helper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Konno. 34% of Konno men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Konno women worked as a Helper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Konno were Manager and Packer.

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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

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Salesman
    17%
  • Carpenter
    17%
  • Manager
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Helper
    60%
  • Packer
    40%
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Census Records

There are 574 census records available for the last name Konno. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Konno 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 Konno. 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 144 military records available for the last name Konno. For the veterans among your Konno ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Konno lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Konno life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Konno in 1966 was 74, and 79 in 2004.

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