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Sakata Name Meaning

Japanese: variously written, mostly with characters meaning ‘rice paddy at the slope’, this name is found all over Japan and is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku.

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


Similar surnames: Takata, Nakata, Arata, Sakai, Nagata, Kawata, Nakama, Sawada, Tabata

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Sakata Family Origin

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Sakata Family Occupations

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Sakata Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Sakata Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Sakata life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sakata in 1945 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

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