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Isrey Family History

Isrey 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: Isley, Irey, Usrey, Srey, Rey, Carey, Israel, Insley, Rarey, Iley

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Where is the Isrey family from?

You can see how Isrey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Isrey family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Isrey families were found in Scotland in 1841. In 1841 there were 4 Isrey families living in Argyll. This was 100% of all the recorded Isrey's in Scotland. Argyll had the highest population of Isrey families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Isrey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Isrey ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 18 census records available for the last name Isrey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isrey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Isrey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Isrey. For the veterans among your Isrey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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