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 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Isaacs. The most common Isaacs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Isaacs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Isaacs family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

Isaacs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Isaacs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Isaacs 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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