Is Name 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.

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Is Family Origin

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Is Family Occupations

What did your Is ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Is occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Is's were Farmers.

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Is Historical Records

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Is Life Expectancy

What is the average Is lifespan?

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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