Nishioka Family History

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Nishioka Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘western hill’, a common place name and surname; the surname is found mostly in western Japan and the island of Okinawa. Some bearers are of samurai descent.

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

Similar surnames: Nishimura, Nishiyama, Nishida, Yoshioka, Nishihara, Nishikawa

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Nishioka Family Origin

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Nishioka Family Occupations

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Nishioka Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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There are 324 military records available for the last name Nishioka. For the veterans among your Nishioka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nishioka Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Nishioka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Nishioka in 1957 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

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