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Help finding my Japanese Family Crest?

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Really unsure if I'm even allowed to make this post, sorry. I just made an account because I've tried all other options and just thought that maybe someone on here could help me. It's a longshot because my family has been in America for such a long time, but I thought I would ask if it's possible that anyone knows how to find out my Japanese Family Crest?

I don't speak any language other than English, so I was hoping there might be ways to find the crest(s) through any of you. Here's some background information...

On my father's side: I don't have a lot of information... Last name is Fukuda, but I think that his Grandmother's maiden name was Tokunaga. The family has been in Hawaii for a while. I am 5th generation on this side (so my great great grandmother was first generation).

On my mother's side: Last name is Tsujii (with two i's at the end... I'm not sure if this is important). I am 4th generation on this side (my grandpa was part of nisei vets, so that makes me great grandpa first generation). I hear this side of the family is from some area in Japan called Fukui? I'm not sure.

Sorry if this is against the rules at all! I just know nothing about my family history on either side because we've been in America for so long, so I was hoping it was possible to find out any information about them :)
 

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Fukuda, Tokunaga and Tsujii are all common family names. Fukui is the name of a prefecture or city, but those information are not enough to identify your ancestors, anyway.
 
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According to this site, Fukuda is the 42nd most common name in Japan, with some 315,000 people sharing this last name.
名字検索No.1/名字由来net|日本人の名字(苗字)98%以上を掲載!!|福田さんの名字の由来

There are no doubt a ton of possible crests for Fukuda. There isn't a sure way of us knowing. Sometimes the family grave will have the crest on it. Usually a kimono worn for a funeral will have the family crest on it. If you have old photos, it might give a clue. Anyway, the site below shows one of the possibilities for the Fukuda family crest..
丸に三つ柏のeps画像のフリー素材。|家紋素材の発光大王堂
(I'm assuming the most common rendering of your last name. If your family used some unusual kanji for your last name, the above info will not apply).
 
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