Nishida Family History

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Nishida Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘western rice paddy’; mostly found in western Japan and the island of Okinawa.

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


Similar surnames: Ishida, Nishioka, Nishihara, Nishiyama, Nishimura, Yoshida, Machida

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Nishida Family Origin

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Nishida Family Occupations

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Nishida Historical Records

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Nishida Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Nishida life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Nishida in 1961 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

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