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Iswa Family History

Iswa 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: Issa, Isa, Isaac, Ida, Sa, Swan, Sawa, Iida, Niwa, Iwai

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Where is the Iswa family from?

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

What did your Iswa ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

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

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