Iske Family History

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Iske Name Meaning

Perhaps a reduced form of German Isecke, from a pet form of a personal name formed with Old High German is(an) ‘iron’.

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


Similar surnames: Miske, Bake, Ibe, Roske, Eicke, Pike, Hilke, Fiske, Piske, Luke

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Iske Family Origin

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Iske Family Occupations

What did your Iske ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Iske. The most common Iske occupation in the USA was Barber. 11% of Iske's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Iske family was Laborer.

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  • Barber

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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

Iske Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Iske Life Expectancy

What is the average Iske lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Iske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Iske in 1961 was 62, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Iske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Iske 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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