Issac Name Meaning

Indian (Kerala): derivative, alongside the more usual European form Isaac, of the Hebrew personal name yishaq ‘he laughs’. In Kerala this is used as a given name among Christians and in the U.S. it has come to be used as a last name among families from Kerala. French, English, Welsh, etc.: variant spelling of Isaac.

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

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Issac Family Origin

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Issac Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    14%
  • Cattle Trader

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

In 1880, Barber, Cattle Trader and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Issac. The most common Issac occupation in the USA was Barber. 14% of Issac's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Issac family was Farmer.

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Issac Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Issac life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Issac in 1962 was 62, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Issac

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