Shiroma Family History

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Shiroma Name Meaning

Japanese: apparently a Japanized version of the Okinawan names Gushikuma and Gusukuma, which have the same meaning, ‘(one who lives) between the castles’. It is rare in Japan but more common in the Ryukyu islands.

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


Similar surnames: Shima, Shibata, Hirota, Shimoda, Shibuya, Shiraki, Hirose, Shira

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Shiroma Family Origin

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Shiroma Family Occupations

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Shiroma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 957 census records available for the last name Shiroma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiroma 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

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Shiroma. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 334 military records available for the last name Shiroma. For the veterans among your Shiroma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiroma Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Shiroma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Shiroma in 1953 was 52, and 71 in 2004.

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