Iske Name Meaning

Perhaps a reduced form of German Isecke, from a pet form of a personal name formed with Old High German is(an) ‘iron’.

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


Similar surnames: Miske, Bake, Ibe, Roske, Eicke, Pike, Hilke, Fiske, Piske, Luke

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Iske Family Origin

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Iske Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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In 1880, Barber, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Iske. The most common Iske occupation in the USA was Barber. 11% of Iske's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Iske family was Laborer.

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Iske Historical Records

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Iske Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Iske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Iske in 1961 was 62, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Iske

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