Isabel Family History

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Isabel Name Meaning

English, French, and Portuguese: from the female personal name Isabel (see Isbell).

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


Similar surnames: Isabell, Isabella, Isbell, Sales, Isabelle, Babel, Sabet, Sabel

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Isabel Family Origin

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Isabel Family Occupations

What did your Isabel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Isabel. The most common Isabel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Isabel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Isabel family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Isabel Historical Records

What Isabel family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Isabel Life Expectancy

What is the average Isabel lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Isabel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Isabel in 1959 was 45, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Isabel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Isabel 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.

Famous Isabel Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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