Isabel Family History

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Isabel Name Meaning

English, French, and Portuguese: from the female personal name Isabel (see Isbell).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Isabell, Isabella, Isbell, Sales, Isabelle, Babel, Sabet, Sabel

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Isabel Family Origin

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Isabel Family Occupations

What did your Isabel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Toymaker Master and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Isabel. 12% of Isabel men worked as a Toymaker Master and 52% of Isabel women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Isabel were Chestnut Fence Maker Hea W and Bottle Hole Mechanical

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Toymaker Master
  • Billbroker Process Engraver Director Of A Firm Of Bolt Maker
  • Carpenter H Worker
  • Chestnut Fence Maker Hea W

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Assit Teacher
  • Boarding House Keep
  • Bottle Hole Mechanical

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Isabel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Isabel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isabel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Isabel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 650 military records available for the last name Isabel. For the veterans among your Isabel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Isabel Life Expectancy

What is the average Isabel lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Isabel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Isabel in 1959 was 45, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Isabel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Isabel ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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