Shimizu Family History
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Shimizu Name Meaning
Japanese: variously written; the characters are also read Kiyomizu, and both words mean ‘pure water’. It is found throughout Japan, especially in the east. One family bearing this name is descended from Tokugawa Shigeyoshi (1745–1795), a son of the 9th Tokugawa Shogun, Ieshige.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Shima, Shimoda, Shimada, Shoji, Shim, Shirazi, Salmi, Simi, Shimek