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Isreal Surname Meaning

Variant of Israel .

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

Similar surnames: Creal, Durell, Morell, Smeal, Real, Israel, Seal, Isbell, Reveal

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Where is the Isreal family from?

You can see how Isreal families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Isreal family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Isreal families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 7 Isreal families living in London. This was about 58% of all the recorded Isreal's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Isreal families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Isreal surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Isreal ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Isreal. 100% of Isreal 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
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Isreal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isreal 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 542 immigration records available for the last name Isreal. 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 853 military records available for the last name Isreal. For the veterans among your Isreal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Isreal lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Isreal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Isreal in 1960 was 53, and 63 in 2004.

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