Hoshino Family History

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Hoshino Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘star field’; habitational name adopted by a family of Shinto priests of the Atsuta Shrine in Owari (now part of Aichi prefecture). Other families descend from the Taira and Minamoto clans. The name is also found in the Ryukyu Islands.

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

Similar surnames: Yoshino, Hino, Oshiro, Shishido, Heino, Molino, Longino, Yoshida

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Hoshino Family Origin

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Hoshino Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hoshino. 20% of Hoshino men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Hoshino women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoshino were Salesman and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Manager
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Cook
  • Laborer
  • Maid

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

Hoshino Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hoshino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoshino 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 Hoshino. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 270 military records available for the last name Hoshino. For the veterans among your Hoshino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoshino Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hoshino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Hoshino in 1962 was 81, and 91 in 2004.

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