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Okagaki Family History

Okagaki 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: Okazaki, Kaake, Kawai, Kasai, Kagawa, Sasaki, Tamaki, Osaki, Araki

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Where is the Okagaki family from?

You can see how Okagaki families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Okagaki family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Okagaki family living in Hawaii. This was about 50% of all the recorded Okagaki's in USA. Hawaii and 1 other state had the highest population of Okagaki families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Okagaki surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Okagaki ancestors do for a living?

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

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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

  • Section Hand
    100%
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Census Records

There are 58 census records available for the last name Okagaki. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Okagaki 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 79 immigration records available for the last name Okagaki. 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 23 military records available for the last name Okagaki. For the veterans among your Okagaki ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Okagaki lifespan?

Between 1977 and 2001, in the United States, Okagaki life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Okagaki in 1977 was 86, and 76 in 2001.

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