Ishida Family History

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Ishida Name Meaning

Japanese: from a common place name meaning ‘rocky rice paddy’. Some families of this name descend from samurai of Tosa (now Kochi prefecture). The name is also found in the Ryukyu Islands.

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

Similar surnames: Ishii, Uchida, Iida, Yoshida, Nishida, Ishihara, Ida, Shoda, Shima

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Ishida Family Origin

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Ishida Family Occupations

What did your Ishida ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Private Ethnologist and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ishida. 50% of Ishida men worked as a Private Ethnologist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Private Ethnologist
  • Steward invalider No 953921

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Ishida Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ishida. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ishida 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Ishida. 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 975 military records available for the last name Ishida. For the veterans among your Ishida ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ishida Life Expectancy

What is the average Ishida lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Ishida life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Ishida in 1949 was 58, and 79 in 2004.

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