Isett Family History

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Isett Name Meaning

English (Midlands): unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Wimsett, Winsett, Sutt, Rosett, Juett, Bissett, Hiett, Izatt, Bett

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Isett Family Origin

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Isett Family Occupations

What did your Isett ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Transport Driver and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Isett. 50% of Isett men worked as a Transport Driver and 72% of Isett women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Isett were Worsted Overlooker and Unpaid Domestic Duties Samtary M

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Transport Driver
  • Worsted Overlooker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties Samtary M

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

Isett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Isett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isett 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 181 immigration records available for the last name Isett. 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 576 military records available for the last name Isett. For the veterans among your Isett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Isett Life Expectancy

What is the average Isett lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Isett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Isett in 1957 was 45, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Isett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Isett 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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