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Isbister Name Meaning

Scottish (Orkney): habitational name from any of several places in the Orkneys and Shetlands named Isbister.

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


Similar surnames: Seiser, Bester, Webster, Lister, Kister, Reister, Sisler, Stifter

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Isbister Family Origin

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Isbister Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Isbister family was Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Isbister. The most common Isbister occupation in Canada was Farmer. 57% of Isbister's were Farmers.

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Isbister Historical Records

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Isbister Life Expectancy

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