Hirano Family History

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Hirano Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘flat (or peaceful) field’; a common topographic and habitational name throughout Japan and the Ryukyu Islands. One daimyo family descended from the ancient Kiyowara clan.

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

Similar surnames: Hirata, Hino, Murano, Hirai, Hano, Varano, Riano, Citrano, Piano

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Hirano Family Origin

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Hirano Family Occupations

What did your Hirano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hirano. 15% of Hirano men worked as a Laborer and 31% of Hirano women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hirano were Carpenter and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
  • Maid
  • Teacher
  • New Worker

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hirano Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hirano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hirano census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Hirano. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 704 military records available for the last name Hirano. For the veterans among your Hirano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hirano Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Hirano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hirano in 1958 was 36, and 65 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hirano ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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