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Isear Family History

Isear 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: Iser, Sear, Isaac, Bear, Dear, Pear, Saar, Star, Seal, Lear

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Where is the Isear family from?

You can see how Isear families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Isear family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Isear families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 9 Isear families living in South Carolina. This was about 53% of all the recorded Isear's in USA. South Carolina had the highest population of Isear families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Isear surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Isear ancestors do for a living?

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

What Isear family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 181 census records available for the last name Isear. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isear 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 43 immigration records available for the last name Isear. 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 38 military records available for the last name Isear. For the veterans among your Isear ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Isear lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Isear life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Isear in 1963 was 71, and 79 in 2004.

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