Miyoshi Family History

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Miyoshi Name Meaning

Japanese: variously written, usually with characters meaning ‘three’ and ‘good’. The name is also found in the Ryukyu Islands. Different families descend variously from the Minamoto and Fujiwara clans, and from a family of the ancient Korean kingdom of Paekche.

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


Similar surnames: Hayashi, Miyashiro, Yoshida, Nishi, Higashi, Miyashita, Kishi, Oishi

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Miyoshi Family Origin

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Miyoshi Family Occupations

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Miyoshi Historical Records

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Miyoshi Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Miyoshi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Miyoshi in 1958 was 51, and 83 in 2004.

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