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Idslet Family History

Idslet Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Insley, Idle, Ilsley, Isley, Idler, Isler, Issler, Isle, Isles

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Where is the Idslet family from?

You can see how Idslet families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Idslet family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Idslet family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Idslet's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Idslet families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Idslet surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Idslet ancestors do for a living?

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

What Idslet family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 4 census records available for the last name Idslet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Idslet census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Idslet. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Idslet. For the veterans among your Idslet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Idslet lifespan?

Average Idslet life expectancy in 1988 was 67 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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