Islas Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a place called Islas (Málaga, Ciudad Real), or a topographic name meaning ‘from the islands’ (for example the Canaries), from the plural of isla ‘island’, from Latin insula.

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

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Islas Family Origin

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Islas Family Occupations

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  • Mill Overseer

    100%

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In 1881, the most common Islas occupation in the UK was Mill Overseer. 100% of Islas's were Mill Overseers.

Source: Census data for Islas | Data not to scale

Islas Historical Records

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Islas Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Islas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Islas in 1954 was 22, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Islas

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