Isbey Family History

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Isbey 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.


Similar surnames: Isley, Wisbey, Isbell, Imber, Insley, Iley, Bey, Hiskey, Sisley

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Isbey Family Origin

Where is the Isbey family from?

Isbey Family Occupations

What did your Isbey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Helper and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Isbey. 17% of Isbey men worked as a Helper and 50% of Isbey women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Isbey were Owner and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Helper
    17%
  • Labor
    17%
  • Medical Doctor
    17%
  • Owner
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    50%
  • Waitress
    50%

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

Isbey Historical Records

What Isbey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 227 census records available for the last name Isbey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isbey 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 129 immigration records available for the last name Isbey. 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 22 military records available for the last name Isbey. For the veterans among your Isbey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Isbey Life Expectancy

What is the average Isbey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Isbey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Isbey in 1963 was 79, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Isbey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Isbey 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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