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Ishling Family History

Ishling 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: Dahling, Ashline, Ostling, Fehling, Wehling, Rehling, Behling

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Where is the Ishling family from?

You can see how Ishling families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ishling family name was found in the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1911. The most Ishling families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 4 Ishling families living in Lancashire. This was 100% of all the recorded Ishling's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Ishling families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ishling surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ishling ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 12 census records available for the last name Ishling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ishling 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Ishling. 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 2 military records available for the last name Ishling. For the veterans among your Ishling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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