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Shoda Name Meaning

Japanese (Shoda): ‘small rice paddy’; an alternative pronunciation of the name Oda. It is not common in Japan.

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


Similar surnames: Soda, Toda, Shoji, Noda, Honda, Suda, Hora, Hoga, Seda, Coda

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Shoda Family Origin

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Shoda Family Occupations

What did your Shoda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shoda occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Shoda's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Shoda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shoda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shoda 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Shoda. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Shoda. For the veterans among your Shoda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shoda Life Expectancy

What is the average Shoda lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Shoda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Shoda in 1963 was 49, and 65 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shoda ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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