Izumi Family History

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Izumi Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘spring of water’; variously written. Listed in the Shinsen shojiroku. The name written with two characters meaning ‘harmonious spring’ is more common in the Osaka area and eastern Japan; the version written only with the character for ‘spring’ is mostly found widely separated in northern Japan, the island of Kyushu, and the Ryukyu Islands.

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

Similar surnames: Azuma, Koizumi, Iwai, Okuma, Imai, Im, Tsuji, Sui, Cui, Zube

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Izumi Family Origin

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Izumi Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Izumi. 35% of Izumi men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Izumi women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Izumi were Cook and Proprietor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Proprietor
  • Cook

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Farmer
  • Maid
  • Proprietor

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

Izumi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 876 census records available for the last name Izumi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Izumi 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Izumi. 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 408 military records available for the last name Izumi. For the veterans among your Izumi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Izumi Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Izumi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Izumi in 1953 was 32, and 75 in 2004.

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