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Maekawa Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘river in front’. This name is found mostly in western Japan and the Ryukyu Islands.

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


Similar surnames: Okawa, Nakata, Nakama, Hasegawa, Hayakawa, Arakawa, Maeda, Yamakawa

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Maekawa Family Origin

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Maekawa Family Occupations

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Maekawa Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Maekawa Life Expectancy

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Between 1971 and 2004, in the United States, Maekawa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Maekawa in 1971 was 81, and 69 in 2004.

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