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Ueda Name Meaning

Japanese: from a common place name meaning ‘upper rice paddy’; variously written, and also read Kamida. The surname, like the place name, is found throughout Japan and the Ryukyu Islands.

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

Similar surnames: Ikeda, Ueno, Toda, Umeda, Seda, Meda, Rega, Serda, Bea, Dada

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Where is the Ueda family from?

You can see how Ueda families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ueda family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Ueda families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 3 Ueda families living in British Columbia. This was 100% of all the recorded Ueda's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Ueda families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ueda surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ueda ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Ueda. .

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
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Census Records

There are 962 census records available for the last name Ueda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ueda 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Ueda. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 401 military records available for the last name Ueda. For the veterans among your Ueda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ueda lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Ueda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Ueda in 1965 was 86, and 80 in 2004.

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