Iah Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Wah, Miah, Bah, Ish, Mah, Kiah, Han, Yan, May, Pan

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Iah Family Origin

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Iah Family Occupations

What did your Iah ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Helper was the top reported job for people in the US named Iah. 50% of Iah men worked as a Helper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Helper
  • Hot Mill Worker

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

Iah Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 262 census records available for the last name Iah. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Iah 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 21 immigration records available for the last name Iah. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 9 military records available for the last name Iah. For the veterans among your Iah ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Iah Life Expectancy

What is the average Iah lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Iah 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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