Miyahara Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Miyahara Name Meaning

Japanese (mostly eastern): from a term meaning ‘plain of the shrine’. Families of Kii (now Wakayama prefecture) and Kazusa (now part of Chiba prefecture) are of Minamoto descent; while a family of Hyuga (now Miyazaki prefecture) descends from the Taira clan. The name is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku.

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

Similar surnames: Miyahira, Nakahara, Miyagawa, Kuwahara, Ikehara, Miyashita, Miyazaki

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Miyahara Family Origin

Where is the Miyahara family from?

Miyahara Family Occupations

What did your Miyahara ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Miyahara ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

View Census data for Miyahara

Miyahara Historical Records

What Miyahara family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 556 census records available for the last name Miyahara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Miyahara census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Miyahara

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Miyahara. 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.

View all Miyahara immigration records

Draft Card

There are 361 military records available for the last name Miyahara. For the veterans among your Miyahara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Miyahara military records

You've only scratched the surface of Miyahara family history.

Miyahara Life Expectancy

What is the average Miyahara lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Miyahara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Miyahara in 1962 was 63, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Miyahara

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Miyahara ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Look up another name