Isom Name Meaning

English: variant of Isham.

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

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Isom Family Origin

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Isom Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Isom family was Keeping House. The most common Isom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Isom's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Isom.

Source: Census data for Isom | Data not to scale

Isom Historical Records

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Isom Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Isom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Isom in 1940 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Isom

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