Isakson Family History

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Isakson Name Meaning

Swedish (Isaksson): patronymic from the personal name Isak (see Isaac). Respelling of Norwegian and Danish Isaksen.

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

Similar surnames: Isaksen, Aslakson, Classon, Sarson, Sasson, Mayson, Samson, Madson

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Isakson Family Origin

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Isakson Family Occupations

What did your Isakson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Isakson family was Works In Rowshop. The most common Isakson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Isakson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Isakson.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Works In Rowshop


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Isakson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Isakson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isakson 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Isakson. 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 741 military records available for the last name Isakson. For the veterans among your Isakson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Isakson Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Isakson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Isakson in 1956 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

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