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Ishida Name Meaning

Japanese: from a common place name meaning ‘rocky rice paddy’. Some families of this name descend from samurai of Tosa (now Kochi prefecture). The name is also found in the Ryukyu Islands.

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


Similar surnames: Ishii, Uchida, Iida, Yoshida, Nishida, Ishihara, Ida, Shoda, Shima

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Ishida Family Occupations

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Ishida life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Ishida in 1949 was 58, and 79 in 2004.

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