Koyama Family History

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Koyama Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘small mountain’. Another common pronunciation is Oyama. Both are found throughout Japan, as are several locations by this name. Many descend from Fujiwara no Hidesato (10th century), of the northern branch of the Fujiwara clan.

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


Similar surnames: Oyama, Aoyama, Toyama, Kodama, Yokoyama, Akiyama, Kojima, Osada

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Koyama Family Occupations

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Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Koyama life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Koyama in 1963 was 76, and 83 in 2003.

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