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Isy Family History

Isy 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: Isa, Lisy, Sy, Ish, Ivy, May, Hay, Im, So, Kay

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Where is the Isy family from?

You can see how Isy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Isy family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Isy family living in Connecticut. This was 100% of all the recorded Isy's in USA. Connecticut had the highest population of Isy families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Isy surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Isy ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 60 census records available for the last name Isy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isy 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 36 immigration records available for the last name Isy. 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 10 military records available for the last name Isy. For the veterans among your Isy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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