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Ivydale Family History

Ivydale 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: Iredale, Dale, Vitale, Idle, Vale, Vidales, Dinsdale, Dugdale

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Where is the Ivydale family from?

You can see how Ivydale families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ivydale family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there was 1 Ivydale family living in Lancashire. This was 100% of all the recorded Ivydale's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Ivydale families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ivydale surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ivydale ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 87 census records available for the last name Ivydale. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ivydale 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 Ivydale. 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 Ivydale. For the veterans among your Ivydale ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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