Uehara Family History

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Uehara Name Meaning

Japanese: from a common placename meaning ‘upper plain’; it is also read Kamihara (which can be written to mean ‘divine plain’). The surname, like the placename, is found throughout Japan and the Ryukyu Islands.

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

Similar surnames: Uemura, Ueda, Tahara, Ikehara, Ohara, Hara, Kihara, Mihara, Uyehara

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Uehara Family Origin

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Uehara Family Occupations

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Uehara Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 727 census records available for the last name Uehara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Uehara census 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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There are 185 military records available for the last name Uehara. For the veterans among your Uehara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Uehara Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Uehara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Uehara in 1947 was 34, and 82 in 2004.

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