Ishak Family History

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Ishak Name Meaning

Muslim: from the Arabic personal name ’Is?haq. In Islam this is the name of a Prophet (Biblical Isaac), the son of Ibrahim (Biblical Abraham). See the Qur’an 37:112.

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

Similar surnames: Issa, Islam, Isaac, Isaak, Shad, Issac, Sak, Isham, Sham, Shaw

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Ishak Family Origin

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Ishak Family Occupations

What did your Ishak ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, House Maker was the top reported job for people in the CA named Ishak. 50% of Ishak men worked as a House Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • House Maker
  • Keeper

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

Ishak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 185 census records available for the last name Ishak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ishak 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 177 immigration records available for the last name Ishak. 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 26 military records available for the last name Ishak. For the veterans among your Ishak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ishak Life Expectancy

What is the average Ishak lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2004, in the United States, Ishak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ishak in 1970 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ishak 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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