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Origins of the Isom surname

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About the Isoms

We have a total number of 1944 records for people with the last name Isom.

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Where do most Isoms live?

In 1921, most Isoms lived in East.

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Interesting facts about Isoms

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,680 records for the Isom surname. The oldest one dates back to 1880.

Who were Isoms most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Isom first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Isoms

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Isoms in 1921






General Servant Domestic


General Servant


Common Male occupations for Isoms in 1921
Farm Hands


Agricultural Labourer


General Farmers


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Ag Labourer


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