Oka Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘hill’; a name found mostly in western Japan.

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


Similar surnames: Ota, Oba, Oda, Ida, Okuma, Toda, Oza, Oja, Oki, Hora

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Oka Family Origin

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Oka Family Occupations

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  • Pecheur

    100%

In 1881, the most common Oka occupation in Canada was Pecheur. 100% of Oka's were Pecheurs.

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Oka Historical Records

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Oka Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Oka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Oka in 1965 was 81, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oka

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