Iske Family History

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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

What did your Iske ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and School Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Iske. 34% of Iske men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • School Teacher

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

Iske Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Iske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Iske 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 250 immigration records available for the last name Iske. 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 319 military records available for the last name Iske. For the veterans among your Iske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Iske Life Expectancy

What is the average Iske lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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