Issac Name Meaning

Indian (Kerala): derivative, alongside the more usual European form Isaac, of the Hebrew personal name yishaq ‘he laughs’. In Kerala this is used as a given name among Christians and in the U.S. it has come to be used as a last name among families from Kerala. French, English, Welsh, etc.: variant spelling of Isaac.

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


Similar surnames: Isaac, Issa, Isaak, Susan, Assaf, Shan, Ishak, Islam, Kosa, Sisson

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Issac Family Origin

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Issac Family Occupations

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  • Coachman

    17%
  • Coal Miner

    17%
  • Gen Lab

    17%
  • Mason And Builder

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Issac family was Mason And Builder. The most common Issac occupation in the UK was Coachman. 17% of Issac's were Coachmans. Coachman, Coal Miner and Gen Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Issac.

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Issac Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Issac life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Issac in 1962 was 62, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Issac

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