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Iswewrigh Family History

Iswewrigh 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: Eiswerth, Sleigh, Isberg, Isgrigg, Weirich, Wenrich, Iseri, Sebright

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Where is the Iswewrigh family from?

You can see how Iswewrigh families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Iswewrigh family name was found in Scotland in 1851. In 1851 there were 3 Iswewrigh families living in Angus. This was 100% of all the recorded Iswewrigh's in Scotland. Angus had the highest population of Iswewrigh families in 1851.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Iswewrigh surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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Census Records

There are 3 census records available for the last name Iswewrigh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Iswewrigh 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 Iswewrigh. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Iswewrigh. For the veterans among your Iswewrigh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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