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Yokoyama Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘mountain to the side’; it is found throughout Japan and the Ryukyu Islands, but mostly in the north.

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

Similar surnames: Koyama, Akiyama, Yokota, Aoyama, Toyama, Katayama, Moriyama, Uchiyama

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Yokoyama Family Origin

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Yokoyama Family Occupations

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Yokoyama Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Yokoyama Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Yokoyama life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Yokoyama in 1955 was 32, and 71 in 2004.

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