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Okado Family History

Okado Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Okada, Okano, Kano, Kato, Grado, Kade, Rado, Karo, Okane, Prado

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Where is the Okado family from?

You can see how Okado families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Okado family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Okado families living in California. This was about 40% of all the recorded Okado's in USA. California and 1 other state had the highest population of Okado families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Okado surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Okado ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor was the top reported job for people in the USA named Okado. 100% of Okado men worked as a Proprietor. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Proprietor
    100%
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Census Records

There are 117 census records available for the last name Okado. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Okado census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 168 immigration records available for the last name Okado. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 20 military records available for the last name Okado. For the veterans among your Okado ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Okado lifespan?

Between 1966 and 1995, in the United States, Okado life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Okado in 1966 was 69, and 89 in 1995.

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