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Isdore Family History

Isdore 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, Dore, Shore, Score, Isobe, Dismore, Indorf, Madore, Bedore

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Where is the Isdore family from?

You can see how Isdore families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Isdore family name was found in Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there were 2 Isdore families living in Lanarkshire. This was about 50% of all the recorded Isdore's in Scotland. Lanarkshire and 1 other county had the highest population of Isdore families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Isdore surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Isdore ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 70 census records available for the last name Isdore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isdore 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Isdore. 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 6 military records available for the last name Isdore. For the veterans among your Isdore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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