Sumida Family History

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Sumida Name Meaning

Japanese: variously written, the name appears to have originated in Buzen (now part of Fukuoka prefecture) as a habitational name meaning ‘corner rice paddy’. Families bearing this name are found throughout Japan and may or may not be related.

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

Similar surnames: Suda, Sugita, Ueda, Sunada, Sawada, Tsuda, Umeda, Subia, Sauceda, Sui

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Sumida Family Origin

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Sumida Family Occupations

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Sumida Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sumida. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sumida 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 Sumida. 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 717 military records available for the last name Sumida. For the veterans among your Sumida ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sumida Life Expectancy

What is the average Sumida lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sumida life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sumida in 1952 was 66, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sumida 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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