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Gima Name Meaning

Japanese: found mostly in the Ryukyu Islands, there are several different characters used in various combinations to write this name, the most common ones meaning ‘ceremony’ and ‘space’.

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


Similar surnames: Imai, Niwa, Giza, Im, Zima, Grima, Cima, Sima, Gama, Lima

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Gima Family Origin

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Gima Family Occupations

What did your Gima ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gima occupation in the USA was Taylor. 100% of Gima's were Taylors.

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  • Taylor

    100%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gima ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gima Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gima. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gima 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gima. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gima. For the veterans among your Gima ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gima Life Expectancy

What is the average Gima lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Gima life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Gima in 1942 was 56, and 91 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gima 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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