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Isdor Family History

Isdor 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: Isadore, Astor, Tudor, Shor, Lindor, Risdon, Odor, Sydor, Hodor, Ison

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Where is the Isdor family from?

You can see how Isdor families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Isdor family name was found in the UK, and Scotland between 1871 and 1891. The most Isdor families were found in Scotland in 1871. In 1891 there was 1 Isdor family living in Kent. This was 100% of all the recorded Isdor's in United Kingdom. Kent had the highest population of Isdor families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Isdor surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 22 census records available for the last name Isdor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isdor 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Isdor. 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 1 military records available for the last name Isdor. For the veterans among your Isdor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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