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Ispen Family History

Ispen 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: Aspen, Shen, Osten, Span, Eisen, Osen, Iden, Nissen, Tippen, Esper

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Where is the Ispen family from?

You can see how Ispen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ispen family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Ispen family living in Wisconsin. This was 100% of all the recorded Ispen's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Ispen families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ispen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ispen ancestors do for a living?

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

What Ispen family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 24 census records available for the last name Ispen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ispen 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Ispen. 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 Ispen. For the veterans among your Ispen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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