Isch Family History

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Isch Name Meaning

Swiss German: from a shortened form of a compound Germanic personal name formed with isen- ‘iron’ as its first element.

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

Similar surnames: Disch, Asch, Misch, Kusch, Esch, Eisch, Wisch, Ish, Kisch, Risch

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Isch Family Origin

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Isch Family Occupations

What did your Isch ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Isch. 18% of Isch men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Isch women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Isch were Salesman and Weaver

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Nurse
  • Maid
  • Weaver

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

Isch Historical Records

What Isch family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Isch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isch 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 492 immigration records available for the last name Isch. 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 947 military records available for the last name Isch. For the veterans among your Isch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Isch Life Expectancy

What is the average Isch lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Isch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Isch in 1962 was 81, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Isch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Isch 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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