Kimura Family History

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Kimura Name Meaning

Japanese: very common place name and surname, especially in western and northeastern Japan. Variously written, the original meaning is ‘tree village’. Some bearers are descended from the Fujiwara, Mononobe, and other noble families.

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


Similar surnames: Nomura, Miura, Tamura, Uemura, Omura, Kihara, Kitamura, Mura, Okamura

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Kimura Family Origin

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Kimura Family Occupations

What did your Kimura ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chancellor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kimura. 50% of Kimura men worked as a Chancellor and 50% of Kimura women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kimura were Steamship Cos Clerk and Missionary Vistior Fr Egypt

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chancellor
    50%
  • Steamship Cos Clerk
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Missionary Teacher
    25%
  • Missionary Vistior Fr Egypt
    25%

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

Kimura Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Kimura. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kimura 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Kimura. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kimura. For the veterans among your Kimura ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kimura Life Expectancy

What is the average Kimura lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Kimura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Kimura in 1941 was 22, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kimura

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kimura 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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