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Origins of the Nakamura surname

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About the Nakamuras

We have a total number of 315 records for people with the last name Nakamura.

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Where do most Nakamuras live?

In 1921, most Nakamuras lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Nakamuras

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We have 23 records for the Nakamura surname. The oldest one dates back to 1914.

Who were Nakamuras most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Nakamura first names?

  • George
  • Masao
  • Yoshiko
  • Matsu

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Common jobs for Nakamuras

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Nakamuras in 1921
Farm Hands


Nurse (Domestic)


Common Male occupations for Nakamuras in 1921




Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Farm Hands




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