Isaacs Family History

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Isaacs Name Meaning

Mainly Jewish, but also English and Welsh: patronymic from Isaac.

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


Similar surnames: Isaac, Isaacks, Isaacson, Issac, Isaak, Sams, Mcisaac, Saad, Stacy

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Isaacs Family Origin

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Isaacs Family Occupations

What did your Isaacs ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Isaacs. 16% of Isaacs men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Isaacs women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Isaacs were Clerk and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    16%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Clerk
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    10%
  • Housewife
    8%
  • Stenographer
    7%
  • Housekeeper
    6%

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

Isaacs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 144,000 census records available for the last name Isaacs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isaacs 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 19,000 immigration records available for the last name Isaacs. 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 13,000 military records available for the last name Isaacs. For the veterans among your Isaacs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Isaacs Life Expectancy

What is the average Isaacs lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Isaacs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Isaacs in 1941 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

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