Morishita Family History

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Morishita Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘(one who lives) below the forest’; mostly found in the Kyoto–Osaka region and the island of Okinawa.

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


Similar surnames: Miyashita, Morioka, Oshita, Yamashita, Morita, Oishi, Onishi

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Morishita Family Origin

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Morishita Family Occupations

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Morishita Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Morishita Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Morishita life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Morishita in 1964 was 75, and 67 in 2004.

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