Nakagawa Family History

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Nakagawa Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘middle river’; from a common place name. A few bearers are of Fujiwara or Minamoto origin.

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


Similar surnames: Nakazawa, Nakayama, Nagasawa, Nakata, Hasegawa, Tagawa, Nagata

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Nakagawa Family Origin

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Nakagawa Family Occupations

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Nakagawa Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Nakagawa Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Nakagawa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Nakagawa in 1947 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

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