Matsuyama Family History

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Matsuyama Name Meaning

Japanese (mainly western Japan and the Ryukyu Islands): ‘pine tree mountain’. One family is descended from the Chiba branch of the Taira clan; another descends from the Takeda branch of the Minamoto clan.

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


Similar surnames: Matsubara, Matsuda, Matsushima, Matsuo, Aoyama, Matsuoka, Matsumura

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Matsuyama Family Occupations

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Matsuyama Historical Records

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Matsuyama Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Matsuyama life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Matsuyama in 1957 was 45, and 68 in 2004.

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