About Me: My Name
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Japan: Childhood

My Name

Do you know the story behind your name? Knowing about your name can help give you a sense of identity. Names also connect us to our ancestors.

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Possible Activities

  • Ask a parent about the story of how you got your name.

  • What do you want your name to stand for? What do you want people to think of when they hear your name?

  • Talk with your family about your family’s name. Where does it come from? What legacy do you want it to have?

  • Ask a parent or grandparent if any of your ancestors share your name.

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Go Digital

  • Find out what your name means and how many other people share your name.

  • Log on to FamilySearch.org to see if any of your ancestors share your name. What can you learn about these ancestors?