Iredale Family History

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Iredale Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost hamlet in Cumbria, so named from Old Norse Íradalr ‘valley of the Irish’. The surname is first recorded in the 16th century; until recently it was found almost exclusively in Cumbria.

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


Similar surnames: Dale, Dugdale, Dinsdale, Drysdale, Redgate, Bredahl, Idle, Hinsdale

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Iredale Family Origin

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Iredale Family Occupations

What did your Iredale ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Iredale occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 13% of Iredale's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Iredale family was Segar Salesman. Cabinet Maker, Clerk In Store and Leather Finisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Iredale.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Clerk In Store

    13%
  • Leather Finisher

    13%
  • Segar Salesman

    13%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Iredale ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Iredale Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Iredale Life Expectancy

What is the average Iredale lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Iredale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Iredale in 1956 was 27, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Iredale

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Iredale 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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