Sakuma Family History

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Sakuma Name Meaning

Japanese: habitational name from a village so named in Awa (now part of Chiba prefecture). Bearers are descended from the Miura branch of the Taira clan.

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


Similar surnames: Sakurai, Sama, Okuma, Sekula, Sava, Sawada, Sazama, Azuma, Sakata

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Sakuma Family Origin

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Sakuma Family Occupations

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Sakuma Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Sakuma Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sakuma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Sakuma in 1950 was 43, and 82 in 2004.

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