Okada Family History

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Okada Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘rice paddy on the hill’; variously written. This is a common place name throughout Japan, but the surname is mostly found in western Japan.

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

Similar surnames: Okuda, Oda, Okawa, Ozawa, Osada, Kanda, Ikeda, Tokuda, Oka, Koda

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Okada Family Origin

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Okada Family Occupations

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Okada Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Okada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Okada in 1958 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

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