Kishi Family History

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Kishi Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘shore’; topographic name found throughout Japan. Written two ways; the older, phonetic rendering is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku.

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

Similar surnames: Oishi, Nishi, Konishi, Ishii, Kasai, Onishi, Rish, Kiehn, Kivi, Wish

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Kishi Family Origin

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Kishi Family Occupations

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Kishi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 955 census records available for the last name Kishi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kishi 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

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Draft Card

There are 484 military records available for the last name Kishi. For the veterans among your Kishi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kishi Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kishi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kishi in 1964 was 82, and 78 in 2004.

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