Isley Name Meaning

English: unexplained. The connection with Isley Walton in Leicestershire is not clear. Possibly a respelling of German Eisele or Swiss Isler.

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

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Isley Family Origin

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Isley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Isley. A less common occupation for the Isley family was Farming. The most common Isley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Isley's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Isley | Data not to scale

Isley Historical Records

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Isley Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Isley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Isley in 1952 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Isley

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