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Kimura Family History

Kimura Surname Meaning

Japanese: written 木村 or 木邑 ‘tree village’. It is a very common placename and surname especially in western and northeastern Japan. Some bearers are descended from the Fujiwara Mononobe and other noble families.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Nomura, Miura, Tamura, Uemura, Omura, Kihara, Kitamura, Mura, Okamura

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Where is the Kimura family from?

You can see how Kimura families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kimura family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Kimura families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 134 Kimura families living in Hawaii. This was about 43% of all the recorded Kimura's in USA. Hawaii had the highest population of Kimura families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kimura surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kimura ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Kimura. 100% of Kimura women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Kimura. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kimura census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Kimura. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Kimura. For the veterans among your Kimura ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kimura lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Kimura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Kimura in 1941 was 22, and 74 in 2004.

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