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Iseli Family History

Iseli Surname Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Eisele .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Isely, Iselin, Gsell, Gisel, Selin, Eisel, Asel, Selig, Sell, Visel

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Where is the Iseli family from?

You can see how Iseli families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Iseli family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Iseli families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 12 Iseli families living in Nebraska. This was about 32% of all the recorded Iseli's in USA. Nebraska had the highest population of Iseli families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Iseli surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Iseli ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Iseli. 100% of Iseli women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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What Iseli family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Iseli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Iseli 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 501 immigration records available for the last name Iseli. 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 275 military records available for the last name Iseli. For the veterans among your Iseli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Iseli lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Iseli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Iseli in 1955 was 48, and 65 in 2004.

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