Tomita Family History

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Tomita Name Meaning

Japanese: from a common place name meaning ‘abundant rice paddy’, found throughout Japan. The surname occurs mostly in eastern Japan.

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


Similar surnames: Morita, Mita, Toda, Okita, Toma, Romine, Tuomi, Cota, Oliva, Lamica

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Tomita Family Origin

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Tomita Family Occupations

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Tomita Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Tomita Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Tomita life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Tomita in 1952 was 69, and 77 in 2004.

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