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Takai Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘high well’; the name is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku and is found mostly in central and western Honshu.

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


Similar surnames: Sakai, Takano, Takagi, Takei, Nakai, Tani, Kawai, Takata, Kai, Aki

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Takai Family Origin

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Takai Family Occupations

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Takai Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 619 census records available for the last name Takai. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Takaicensus records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 186 military records available for the last name Takai. For the veterans among your Takai ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Takai Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Takai life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Takai in 1959 was 81, and 71 in 2003.

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